Wilco to Tour for ‘Star Wars’ this Winter
Wilco have added two shows to their Star Wars tour docket, both to take place at the Capitol Theatre in in Port Chester, NY, about an hour outside of NYC. The first will be on February 2, with William Tyler as support; the second will be on February 3, with Steve Gunn as support. View the whole tour schedule below.
Wilco has just announced plans to tour behind their latest album, Star Wars. It begins on December 5 at the Benedum Center in Pittsburgh, PA, followed by shows throughout the Northeast, including a two-night run on February 5 & 6 at the Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, NY. On February 9, the band will head South for a performance at The Norva in Norfolk, VA, before wrapping things up with multiple nights in Atlanta, GA, and finally a February 13 gig in Roanoke, VA, at the Berglund Arts Theatre.
Joining Wilco on tour as support will be William Tyler, Bill Frisell, Steve Gunn and Girlpool for varying dates. Star Wars, which was released for free in mid-July, will be made available on vinyl on November 27. Check below for a full tour itinerary and tickets.
Wilco Winter Star Wars Tour Dates 2016
1/25 – Benedum Center – Pittsburgh, PA*
1/26 – Flynn Theatre – Burlington, VT*
1/27 – State Theatre – Portland, ME*
1/29 – Orpheum Theatre – Boston, MA*
1/31 – College Street Music Hall – New Haven, CT*
2/02 – Capitol Theatre – Port Chester, NY*
2/03 – Capitol Theatre – Port Chester, NY^
2/05 & 2/06 – Kings Theatre – Brooklyn, NY~^ (Frisell opens 5th, Gunn opens 6th)
2/07 – DAR Constitution Hall – Washington, DC^
2/09 – The Norva – Norfolk, VA#
2/10 & 2/11 – The Tabernacle – Atlanta, GA#
2/13 – Berglund Arts Theatre – Roanoke, VA#
* William Tyler supports
~ Bill Frisell supports
^ Steve Gunn supports
# Girlpool supports