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Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers Announce Co-Headlining Summer Tour

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Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers Announce Co-Headlining Summer Tour

Steely Dan  and The Doobie Brothers have announced a co-headlining North American tour. Their 2018 summer run will kick off May 10 in Charlotte, N.C. and finish up on June 14 in Bethel, N.Y. The bands will travel through 30+ cities (including Los Angeles, Chicago and Toronto) spreading the same roots-based, guitar-driven sounds they’ve been playing since the ‘70s.

Steely Dan  has sold more than 40 million albums worldwide since their debut in 1972. Their sound helped define ‘70s rock with hits like “Deacon Blues” and “Babylon Sisters.” The band has gone platinum seven times between 1972 and 1980, and they won a Grammy for Album of The Year with their album Two Against Nature. Later in 2001, the band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Of course, the Steely Dan of this tour will be a different animal: It’s their first major tour after Walter Becker’s death last September. Donald Fagen has sued Becker’s estate to retain control of the band. “I intend to keep the music we created together alive as long as I can with the Steely Dan band,” Fagen wrote days after Becker’s death.

The Doobie Brothers have kept rock and roll alive for over four decades. With over 48 million albums sold worldwide and four Grammy awards, The Doobie Brothers still keep delivering their groovy sound. Their latest studio album, Southbound, features new recordings of the band’s greatest hits, featuring country music stars like Zac Brown Band, Brad Paisley and Toby Keith. The band’s Best of the Doobies album (1976) has sold more than 12 million copies. With A-list collaborations, this new studio album is sure to be a hit.

Tickets for the event go on sale to the general public on Friday, Jan. 12. Citi card members will have access to U.S. pre-sale tickets beginning Wednesday, Jan. 10.

See their tour slate below, beneath Paste Cloud performances from both bands.

Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers Tour Dates:

May
10 – Charlotte, N.C. @ PNC Music Pavilion^
11 – Raleigh, N.C. @ Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek^
13 – Jacksonville, Fla. @ Daily’s Place
14 – Tampa, Fla. @ MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
17 – West Palm Beach, Fla. @ Coral Sky Amphitheatre
19 – Atlanta, Ga. @ Verizon Amphitheatre
20 – Nashville, Tenn. @ Ascend Amphitheatre
22 – New Orleans, La. @ Smoothie King Center
24 – Houston, Texas @ Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land
25 – Dallas, Texas @ The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
27 – Austin, Texas @ Austin360 Amphitheater
30 – Los Angeles, Calif. @ The Forum

June
01 – San Francisco, Calif. @ Shoreline Amphitheatre
04 – Portland, Ore. @ Moda Center+
05 – Seattle, Wash. @ KeyArena
07 – Spokane, Wash. @ Spokane Arena*
09 – Boise, Idaho @ Taco Bell Arena*
10 – Salt Lake City, Utah @ USANA Amphitheatre
12 – Denver, Colo. @ Pepsi Center
15 – St. Paul, Minn. @ Xcel Energy Center
16 – Madison, Wis. @ Breese Stevens Field*
18 – Kansas City, Kan. @ Starlight Theatre
19 – St. Louis, Mo. @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre – STL
21 – Chicago, Ill. @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre – CHI
23 – Cleveland, Ohio @ Blossom Music Center
24 – Indianapolis, Ind. @ Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center
26 – Detroit, Mich. @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
27 – Cincinnati, Ohio @ Riverbend Music Center
30 – Saratoga Springs, N.Y. @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center

July
02 – Toronto, Ontario @ Budweiser Stage*
03 – Syracuse, N.Y. @ Lakeview Amphitheater
06 – Holmdel, N.J. @ PNC Bank Arts Center
07 – Mansfield, Mass. @ Xfinity Center
10 – Bristow, Va. @ Jiffy Lube Live
11 – Camden, N.J. @ BB&T Pavilion
13 – Gilford, N.H. @ Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion*
14 – Bethel, N.Y. @ Bethel Woods Center for the Arts

(* – No Citi pre-sale)
(^ – General public tickets on sale beginning Jan. 20 at 10 a.m. local time)
(+ – General public tickets on sale beginning Jan. 26 at 10 a.m. local time)

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