Alison Krauss and Union Station team up with flat-picking acoustic guitarist Tony Rice for a string of dates later this year.
Also featuring dobro by long-time Rice collaborator Jerry Douglas, the tour will be comprised of songs from Rice’s 35-year career.
In other Rice news, he will release Quartet, an album with singer-songwriter Peter Rowan on January 30 on Rounder Records. The album also features Bryn Davies on bass and vocals, and Sharon Gilchrist on mandolin and vocals.
Tony Rice and Alison Krauss and Union Station 2007 tour dates:
21-Chattanooga, TN @ Soldiers & Sailors Memorial
22-Louisville, KY@ Palace Theatre
28-Wilkesboro, NC @ MerleFest 2007
11-Wheeling, WV@ Capitol Music Hall
12-Cary, NC @ Koka Booth Amphitheatre
14 & 15-Knoxville, TN@Tennessee Theatre
16-Washington, D.C. @ DAR Constitution Hall
18-Salem, VA @ Salem Civic Center
19-Atlanta, GA @ The Fox Theatre
20-North Charleston, SC @ North Charleston PAC
23-Telluride, CO @ Telluride Bluegrass Festival
Official Tony Rice site
Official Alison Kraus site