The Black Crowes Reschedule North American Reunion Tour 2021
The Black Crowes announced new dates for a tour of North America originally scheduled for 2020 that was postponed due to the pandemic. Now, Chris Robinson and Rich Robinson will reunite with bassist Sven Pipien along with new band members to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Shake Your Money Maker for a run of shows spanning July 20 – September 25, 2021.
The Robinson Brothers and company will kick off the tour with two nights at Ascend Amphitheatre in Nashville July 20 and 21. Dates in Gilford, New Hampshire; Hartford; Burgettstown, Pennsylvania; Clarkston, Michigan and Maryland Heights, Missouri are also scheduled for July.
August will find The Black Crowes performing in Noblesville, Indiana; Cincinnati; Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; Tinley Park, Illinois; Milwaukee; Rogers, Arkansas; Dallas; The Woodlands, Texas; Austin and hitting California for shows in Chula Vista, Inglewood, Concord and Mountain View ahead of stops in Ridgefield and Auburn, Washington as well as two nights at Red Rocks in Morrison, Colorado.
The Black Crowes close out their North American Tour 2021 in September starting with a hometown show in Atlanta on the 4th. Other September dates include performances in Pelham, Alabama; West Palm Beach; Tampa; Charlotte; Raleigh; Saratoga Springs, New York; Mansfield, Massachusetts; Wantagh, New York; Holmdel, New Jersey; Bristow, Virginia; Camden, New Jersey and Bethel, New York. Tickets for the original dates will be honored at the rescheduled dates.
Tim Lefebvre served as bassist at a pair of shows held in November 2019. Pipien returns to the position he held from 1997 through 2014. Chris and Rich rounded out the band in November 2019 with guitarist Isaiah Mitchell, keyboardist Joel Robinow and drummer Raj Ojha.
[Hat Tip – Rolling Stone]