Jason Isbell 2009 Tour


"Combine the sounds of Otis Redding, Wilson Pickett, and Aretha Franklin and you've got Jason Isbell, a 28-year-old reviving Southern musical history." -ESQUIRE

Jason Isbell
Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit announce their first tour in support of their new self-titled album (Release date: February 17, 2009 on Lightning Rod Records). Presented by Paste Magazine, the tour will begin in Birmingham, AL on February 12 and continue through the band's mid-March SXSW showcase in Austin, TX. Benji Hughes, Deer Tick, and Sons of Roswell will support select dates.

Fans can pre-order concert tickets through Front Gate Tickets from now until December 19. Pre-order ticket buyers will also receive a one-year subscription to Paste Magazine and an MP3 of "Seven-Mile Island" from the new album.

PRE-ORDER LINK: jasonisbell.frontgatetickets.com

12.26 Crossroads Huntsville, Alabama
12.27 Rhythm and Brews Chattanooga
12.31 2008 The Music Farm w/ The Explorers Club Charleston, South Carolina
01.02 Sky City Augusta, Georgia

01.03 The Hummingbird Macon, Georgia
01.04 The Strutting Duck Auburn, Alabama
01.16 Summit City Whitesburg, Kentucky
01.17 123 Pleasant Street Morgantown, West Virginia
02.12 Workplay Birmingham, Alabama
02.14 Shoals Theater Florence, Alabama
02.14 Shoals Theater Florence, Alabama
02.17 Georgia Theater Athens, Georgia
02.18 The Earl Atlanta, Georgia
02.20 Lincoln Theater Raleigh, North Carolina
02.21 The National Richmond, Virginia
02.22 The Pub Harrisonburg, Virginia
02.24 TT the Bears Boston, Massachusetts
02.26 Bowery Ballroom New York, New York
02.27 World Cafe Live Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
02.28 Club Cafe Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
03.01 9:30 Club DC, Washington DC
03.02 Beachland Ballroom Cleveland, Ohio
03.04 Horsehoe Tavern Toronto, Ontario
03.05 Mohawk Place Buffalo, New York
03.06 The Rumba Cafe Columbus, Ohio
03.07 Southgate House Cincinnati, Ohio
03.08 Orange Peel Asheville, North Carolina
03.13 Headliner’s Louisville, Kentucky
03.14 The Mercy Lounge Nashville, Tennessee

Sons of Roswell support 2.12 and 2.14
Benji Hughes supports 2.17-2.22 and 3.8
Deer Tick supports 2.24, 2.27-3.14


[Published on: 12/17/08]

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Flat5 Wed 12/17/2008 10:45AM
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that's a long ass tour!

Chaloupka starstarstarstarstar Wed 12/17/2008 11:05AM
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This dude just rawks!

granola Wed 12/17/2008 11:27AM
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crazynate Wed 12/17/2008 11:30AM
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Damn now Chi Town love on this tour. Isabell is rockin roll!

Summer starstarstarstarstar Wed 12/17/2008 02:38PM
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If you haven't heard of this guy pick up Sirens of the Ditch and give it a listen. He is THE most amazing songwriter of the last decade. Or check out the new song Seven Mile Island at http://www.myspace.com/jasonisbellmusic, the lyrics are amazing.

jesposito Wed 12/17/2008 04:49PM
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I'd go just to see Deer Tick. Check him out if you haven't heard of him.

futhepharmer Wed 12/17/2008 05:02PM
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hey soundtribefreak, shouldn't you be over on the soundtribe article shitting you pants?

Their gonna do PA sets man! WHOOPY FUCKING DO! YA DOUCHE!

irtimed starstarstarstarstar Wed 12/17/2008 06:10PM
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never heard of this guy, but his song sounds pretty damn good.

WARPAR Wed 12/17/2008 09:10PM
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Nice! Richmond AND Harrisonburg!

DAMONCORY starstarstarstarstar Thu 12/18/2008 08:33AM
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Great live show, you should go.

lesliemoland starstarstarstarstar Sat 12/27/2008 04:52PM
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Isbell and the Unit put on some of the greatests shows I have seen in a long time. I can not waitfor The Strutting Duck show in Auburn. It will be a great opportunity to see them up close!

BlowsAgainsttheEmpire starstarstarstarstar Sun 12/28/2008 11:35AM
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Jason Isbell & 400 Unit plain out ROCK!