Raitt will be spending a good chunk of 2012 on the road playing for fans. Touring in support of her new album Slipstream scheduled to be released April 10 on Redwing Records, Raitt launches her journey May 1 in Newkirk, Ohio. Today’s additions show that the blues guitarist/singer/songwriter will still be traveling come fall.
Here’s what’s new:
Aug. 22 – Milwaukee, Wis., Marcus Center For The Performing Arts
Aug. 23 – Saint Paul, Minn., Minnesota State Fair Grandstand
Sept. 1 – Boise, Idaho, Idaho Outlaw Field at Idaho Botanical Gardens
Sept. 7 – Troutdale, Ore., McMenamins Edgefield Amphitheater
Sept. 22 – Los Angeles, Calif., Greek Theatre
Sept. 25 – San Diego, Calif., Humphrey’s Concerts By The Bay
Sept. 29 – Grand Prairie, Texas, Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
Oct. 3 – Austin, Texas, Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater
Oct. 20 – Live Oak, Fla., “MagnoliaFest” at Spirit Of The Suwannee Music Park
Oct. 28 – Nashville, Tenn., Ryman Auditorium
Mavis Staples appears through Sept. 22.
Milwaukee is already on sale. Live Oak and Austin go on sale March 30; San Diego March 31; Troutdale April 6; Boise and Grand Prairie April 13; Saint Paul and Los Angeles April 14; and Nashville April 20. Check out BonnieRaitt.com for more information.