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Alabama Adds Tour Dates With Charlie Daniels Band, The Beach Boys and More

Almost 30 new dates will feature some of the most iconic names in music.

Alabama Adds Tour Dates With Charlie Daniels Band, The Beach Boys and More
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Iconic country band Alabama have extended their 50th Anniversary Tour with nearly 30 additional arena and amphitheater dates, and a supporting cast of fellow legends.

Setting new tour stops from Maine to Wisconsin and their native Alabama – plus a pair of concerts in Ontario, Canada – the second leg of Alabama’s anniversary run will feature some truly big names. The Charlie Daniels Band, the Marshall Tucker Band, the Beach Boys, John Anderson, Restless Heart, Exile, John Michael Montgomery, Scotty McCreery and Canadian artist Charlie Major will all be on the bill for select dates, and tickets are on sale now.

“One of the most humbling things about this tour is that we are going all over North America playing some of our favorite arenas, cities and festivals with huge crowds showing up at our shows,” says bandleader Randy Owen.

“We are very fortunate to have made many friends over the last 50 years,” adds bass player Teddy Gentry. “On this tour, we decided to ask some of them to come along and play with us. We have the best of the best. It’s a lot of fun to hang out and watch our special guests every night.”

“Randy, Teddy and I have been overwhelmed by the support the fans have given us and especially me since my Parkinson’s diagnosis,” concludes lead guitarist Jeff Cook, who revealed his struggle with the disease in 2017. “The only reason for this is because we want our music to live on, and we love our fans. Thank you so much.”

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The three cousins took the first steps of their career way back in 1969, and went on to become one of the best selling acts of the 1980s by fusing country and rock on hits like “Mountain Music,” “Dixieland Delight” and “Song of the South” — just a few of the more than 40 No.1 they released to country radio. The influential band stepped away from touring in 2004 and was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2005. They resumed limited touring in 2013 and released the comeback album Southern Drawl in 2015.

Alabama’s 50th Anniversary Tour Dates:

May 9 – Orange Beach, AL @ The Wharf Amphitheater (w/ The Charlie Daniels Band)*
May 10 – Greenville, SC @ Bon Secours Wellness Arena (w/ The Charlie Daniels Band)*
May 24 – Cherokee, NC @ Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center*
May 31 – Cedar Rapids, IA @ U.S. Cellular Center
June 1 – La Cygne, KS @ Tumbleweed
June 6 – Myrtle Beach, SC @ Carolina Country Music Festival
June 7 – Macon, GA @ Macon Centreplex Coliseum (w/ The Marshall Tucker Band)
June 15 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Maverik Center (w/ Exile)
June 16 – Grand Junction, CO @ Country Jam
June 26 – Minneapolis, MN @ Target Center (w/ The Charlie Daniels Band)
June 27 – Oshkosh, WI @ Country USA
July 11 – Bossier City, LA @ CenturyLink Center (w/ Exile)*
July 12 – Rogers, AR @ Walmart AMP (w/ John Anderson)*
July 19 – Ottawa, Ontario, Canada @ The Arena at TD Place (w/ Charlie Major)*
July 20 – Oro-Medonte, Ontario, Canada @ Big Sky Music Festival*
July 26 – Columbus, GA @ Columbus Civic Center (w/ John Michael Montgomery)*
July 27 – Bristol, TN @ Thunder Valley Amphitheatre (w/ John Michael Montgomery)*
Aug 16 – Lewisburg, WV @ State Fair of West Virginia*
Aug 17 – Holmdel, NJ @ PNG Bank Arts Center (w/ Scotty McCreery)*
Aug 23 – Grand Rapids, MI @ Van Andel Arena (w/ Restless Heart)*
Aug 24 – North Lawrence, OH @ The Country Fest’s Neon Nights*
Aug 29 – Wilkes-Barre, PA @ Mohegan Sun Arena (w/ The Charlie Daniels Band)*
Aug 31 – Gilford, NH @ Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion (w/ The Charlie Daniels Band)*
Sept 1 – Bangor, ME @ Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion (w/ The Charlie Daniels Band)*
Sept 13 – Detroit, MI @ Fox Theatre (w/ Exile)*
Sept 14 – Peoria, IL @ Tailgates N’ Tallboys
Sept 27 – Savannah, GA @ Martin Luther King Jr. Arena*
Sept 28 – Estero, FL @ Hertz Arena*
Oct 3 – Columbia, SC @ Colonial Life Arena (w/ The Charlie Daniels Band)*
Oct 4 – Birmingham, AL @ Legacy Arena at the BJCC (w/ The Charlie Daniels Band)*
Oct 10 – Tallahassee, FL @ Donald L. Tucker Civic Center (w/ The Charlie Daniels Band)*
Oct 11 – Charlotte, NC @ Spectrum Center (w/ The Charlie Daniels Band)*
Nov 1 – Thackerville, OK @ WinStar World Casino & Resort*
Nov 8 – Madison, WI @ Veterans Memorial Coliseum at the Alliant Energy Center (w/ The Charlie Daniels Band)*
Nov 9 – Indianapolis, IN @ Bankers Life Fieldhouse (w/ Restless Heart)*
Nov 22 – Baltimore, MD @ Royal Farms Arena*
Nov 23 – Salisbury, MD @ Wicimico Civic Center (w/ Exile)*

* Newly-announced concert date
Note: Beach Boys performance TBA