Williams has a new album, FUNK, due out Nov. 12. The 10-track release comes to you from recent live shows with his six-piece funk band More Than A Little, made up of “new, super-funky versions” of Williams’ originals along with a collection of cover songs.
The new dates begin with a Sept. 7 set at Mumford & Sons’ Gentlemen of the Road Stopover in Guthrie, Okla.
Including a few previously announced festival appearances, here is the plan for Williams’ fall tour:
Sept. 7 – Guthrie, Okla., Cottonwood Flats (Gentlemen Of The Road Stopovers)
Sept. 12 – Rochester, N.Y., German House Theater
Sept. 13 – Syracuse, N.Y., The Westcott Theater
Sept. 14 – Woodstock, N.Y., Bearsville Theater
Sept. 19 – Wichita, Kan., Abode
Sept. 20 – Columbia, Mo., Stephens Lake Park (Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival)
Sept. 21 – Bristol, Tenn., Downtown Bristol (Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion)
Oct. 4 – Memphis, Tenn., Newby’s
Oct. 5 – Chattanooga, Tenn., Ross Landing Park (Three Sisters Music Festival)
Oct. 6 – Birmingham, Ala., Avondale Brewery Company
Oct. 10 – Saratoga Springs, N.Y., Putnam Den
Oct. 11 – New Haven, Conn., Toad’s Place
Oct. 12 – Norfolk, Conn., Infinity Hall
Oct. 18 – Live Oak, Fla., Spirit Of The Suwannee Music Park (MagnoliaFest)
Oct. 19 – Pensacola, Fla., Vinyl Music Hall
Oct. 24 – Wilmington, Del., World Café Live At The Queen
Nov. 1 – Morgantown, W.Va., Metropolitan Theatre
Nov. 2 – Huntington, W.Va., V Club
Nov. 7 – Santa Ana, Calif., Constellation Room
Nov. 8 – Los Angeles, Calif., El Rey Theatre
Nov. 9 – San Diego, Calif., Belly Up Tavern
Nov. 14 – Greenville, S.C., The Handlebar
Nov. 15 – Athens, Ga., Georgia Theatre
Nov. 16 – Asheville, N.C., The Orange Peel
The Travelin’ McCourys are featured Sept. 20, Oct. 4, Oct. 6 and Oct. 18. The Keels join the tour Oct. 5; Floodwood performs Oct. 10-12; and you’ll find More Than A Little on stage Nov. 15-16.
And that’s not all. A few co-headline shows with Jake Shimabukuro will be added soon.
Super Freeks will get first dibs on tickets, with presales for most fall dates beginning July 17 at 10 a.m. Mountain Time. Two fans who purchased presale tickets will be chosen at random in advance of each show to receive a signed tour poster, along with the chance to hang out with Williams after the gig.
For more information visit KellerWilliams.net