Quintessential Grateful Dead tribute act Dark Star Orchestra
have recently announced a Northeast-focused Fall Tour, which includes two-night stands at
Higher Ground in Burlington, VT and at the Best Buy Theater in NYC.
The tour begins on November 12 at The Town Ballroom in Buffalo and is currently slated to
end at the Lowell Memorial Auditorium in Lowell, MA on December 6. Along the way DSO will
visit Toronto, Jamestown (NY), Albany, Ithaca, Morristown, Poughkeepsie, Wallingford (CT),
Burlington, Jim Thorpe (PA), NYC, Syracuse, Rutland, Portland (ME) and Northampton.
In other DSO news, the band was joined by Gathering Of The Vibes Artist-at-Large Stanley
Jordan for a version of "Bird Song" at the Bridgeport, CT festival last night. Dark Star
Orchestra now heads Heritage Amphitheater at Pocahontas State Park in Chesterfield, VA.
for “A Very Jerry Birthday Jam” at which they will join The Weight in re-creating The Band & Grateful Dead sets from 41 years ago today.
Here's a current list of dates for DSO's East Coast jaunt:
11/12 The Town Ballroom Buffalo, NY
11/13 The Danforth Music Hall Theatre Toronto, ON
11/14 Reg Lenna Civic Center Jamestown, NY
11/15 Palace Theatre Albany, NY
11/17 The State Theatre of Ithaca Ithaca, NY
11/19 Mayo Performing Arts Center Morristown, NJ
11/20 Mid Hudson Civic Center Poughkeepsie, NY
11/21 Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel Providence, RI
11/22 The Dome at Oakdale Wallingford, CT
11/24 Higher Ground (Ballroom) Burlington, VT
11/25 Higher Ground (Ballroom) Burlington, VT
11/26 Penn's Peak Jim Thorpe, PA
11/28 Best Buy Theater New York, NY
11/29 Best Buy Theater New York, NY
12/01 Palace Theatre Syracuse, NY
12/03 Paramount Theatre Rutland, VT
12/04 State Theatre Portland, ME
12/05 Calvin Theater Northampton, MA
12/06 Lowell Memorial Auditorium Lowell, MA