On the heels of the announced Halloween show at Madison Square Garden and subsequent additional date due to popular demand, an official tour has now been announced via the official Dead and Company Instagram account. The first date of the tour will be in Albany at the Times Union Center on Oct. 29. Pre-sale ticket sales for American Express card holders begins at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26. General public on-sale date is Friday, Aug. 28.
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Following the Albany and MSG shows, the tour continues to Philadelphia, Washington, D.C. and Worcester, Massachusetts. The tour wraps on the West Coast with a pair of shows at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco on Dec. 27 and 28 and a New Years run at the Forum in Los Angeles Dec. 30 and 31.
The Grateful Dead hold the Times Union Arena record for most times played with 13 shows between 1990-1995. The certified gold 1996 release Dozin’ at the Knick was recorded at Times Union (formerly known as Knickerbocker Arena) in March of 1990.
Dead & Company Fall Tour & New Year’s Eve Run
10/29 – Albany, NY – Times Union Center
10/31 – New York City, NY – Madison Square Garden
11/1 – New York City, NY – Madison Square Garden
11/5 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
11/6 – Washington, DC – Verizon Center
11/10 – Worcester, MA – DCU Center
12/27 – San Francisco, CA – Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
12/28 – San Francisco, CA – Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
12/30 – Los Angeles, CA – The Forum
12/31 – Los Angeles, CA – The Forum