14 December, 2021Print
Bonnie Raitt Hits The Road In 2022 With ‘Just Like That…’ TourTickets On-Sale December 17th
For May And June 2022 Tour Dates
Raitt To Be Joined By Members Of Longtime Touring Band
Along With Special Guest Lucinda Williams
Bonnie Raitt will return to the live stage with Just Like That… a national tour in 2022 launching in April and running through November which includes music from her forthcoming, long-awaited studio album, ‘Just Like That...’ Raitt will release her first single off the upcoming album as well as launch a pre-order campaign January 28th. The first round of shows in April with special guest NRBQ are on sale now and the second round of shows are on sale December 17th with special guest Lucinda Williams.
Raitt said, "I’m excited to share the stage with Lucinda. Having been a fan from afar for years, it’s great that we’re finally getting to tour together next year. Can’t wait to hit the road!"
Tickets for the May/June shows will go on sale December 17th via bonnieraitt.com
‘JUST LIKE THAT…’ MAY / JUNE 2022 TOUR DATES
20-May The Cove at River Spirit Casino Resort Tulsa, OK
21-May Orpheum Theatre Memphis, TN
23-May Robinson Center Little Rock, AR
26-May Ryman Auditorium Nashville, TN
27-May Ryman Auditorium Nashville, TN
29-May Tennessee Theatre Knoxville, TN
1-Jun Ovens Auditorium Charlotte, NC
3-Jun Cadence Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park Atlanta, GA
4-Jun Township Auditorium Columbia, SC
7-Jun DPAC Durham, NC
10-Jun Wolf Trap Vienna, VA (on sale 2/19)
11-Jun Wolf Trap Vienna, VA (on sale 2/19)
15-Jun TD Pavilion at The Mann Philadelphia, PA
17-Jun Leader Bank Pavilion Boston, MA
18-Jun Tanglewood Music Center Lenox, MA (on sale TBD)
21-Jun Beacon Theater New York, NY
22-Jun Beacon Theater New York, NY
24-Jun Freeman Arts Pavilion Selbyville, DE (on sale TBD)
25-Jun Pier Six Pavilion. Baltimore, MD
Continuing a long-standing tradition in conjunction with The Guacamole Fund and Raitt's Green Highway campaign, one dollar from every ticket purchased will be donated to grassroots local, regional, and national organizations whose work focuses on safe and sustainable energy, social justice and human rights, environmental protection, and blues/music education.
Full list of 2022 tour dates including Fan Pre-sale and Special Benefit Seat information is listed at www.bonnieraitt.com. More tour dates go on sale in early February.
ABOUT BONNIE RAITT
Bonnie Raitt is a singer, songwriter and guitarist whose unique style blends blues, R&B, rock, and pop. After 20 years as a cult favorite, she broke through to the top in the early 90s with her GRAMMY-award winning albums, 'Nick of Time' and 'Luck of the Draw,' which featured hits, "Something To Talk About" and "I Can't Make You Love Me" among others. The ten-time Grammy winner was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2000 and Rolling Stone named the slide guitar ace one of the “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time” and one of the "100 Greatest Singers of All Time.”
Raitt’s widely-acclaimed 2012 independent release 'Slipstream' sold over a quarter-million copies, making it one of the top selling independent albums, and earned Raitt her 10th Grammy Award (Best Americana Album). In February 2016, Raitt released her highly-anticipated 20th album, 'Dig In Deep' (Redwing Records.) On tour for much of 2017-2019, Raitt and her band performed overseas in Australia, New Zealand as well as Canada before spending the summers touring as support for James Taylor in stadiums and arenas across the U.S., United Kingdom and Europe.
As known for her lifelong commitment to social activism as she is for her music, Raitt has long been involved with the environmental movement, performing concerts around oil, nuclear power, mining, water and forest protection since the mid 70's. She was a founding member of MUSE (Musicians United for Safe Energy) which produced the historic concerts, album and movie NO NUKES and continues to work on safe energy issues in addition to environmental protection, social justice and human rights, as well as creator’s rights and music education.
ABOUT LUCINDA WILLIAMS
“It’s all come full circle,” says Lucinda Williams about her powerful new album, Good Souls, Better Angels. After more than forty years of music making, the pioneering, Louisiana-born artist has returned to the gritty blues foundation that first inspired her as a young singer-songwriter in the late 1970s. And after spending the last year on her sold-out “Car Wheels on a Gravel Road” 20th Anniversary tour, Williams has reunited with that game-changing 1998 album’s co-producer and engineer Ray Kennedy, recording Good Souls, Better Angels with her ace touring band at his Nashville studio. Joining them as co-producer is Williams’ manager Tom Overby, to whom she’s been married for a decade and who contributed lyrics to her masterful songcraft. “That’s what I always dreamed of – a relationship with someone I could create with,” Williams enthuses.
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