On Air Now

Listen

Listen Live Now » 106.1 FM Lansing, Michigan

Weather

Current Conditions(Holt,MI 48842)

More Weather »
32° Feels Like: 25°
Wind: SSE 7 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Tonight

Mostly Cloudy 32°

Tomorrow

Partly Cloudy 62°

Fri Night

Showers Late 42°

Alerts

The Black Crowes to Go on Hiatus in 2014; Announce Series of Special New York Shows

Image courtesy of Photo: Ross Halfin (via ABC News Radio)
Image courtesy of Photo: Ross Halfin (via ABC News Radio)

The Black Crowes have revealed that they're planning to go on hiatus after they wrap up their 2013 Lay Down with Number 13 tour, which wraps up December 14 in San Francisco.  The band's members are planning to spend 2014 focusing on various solo projects.

Meanwhile, The Crowes have just added two series of special October performances in the New York City area to their expansive itinerary.  The band will play four-night stands at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York, and at Terminal 5 in the Big Apple.  The Capitol Theatre concerts will take place on October 18, 19, 21 and 22, and will be all-acoustic shows, while The Crowes will plug in for the Terminal 5 gigs, which are scheduled for October 24, 26, 27 and 29.  Special guests are expected to appear at all the Port Chester and New York City concerts.

The Black Crowes just wrapped up a summer amphitheater trek with the Tedeschi Trucks Band , and this Sunday they'll be performing at The Allman Brothers Band 's second annual Peach Music Festival in Scranton, Pennsylvania.  The band then will take a brief break before returning to the road on September 5 in Cooperstown, New York.

"This year in The Black Crowes has reaffirmed my belief in the power of music & the power of love," says frontman Chris Robinson about his group's busy tour schedule.  "Can't wait to see what the future holds, long live rock & roll!"

Guitarist/singer Rich Robinson adds, "The tour this year has been incredibly positive.  From our own shows, and into the Tedeschi Trucks tour where we found our musical soul mates.  Really great vibes all around."

Check out the band's full tour schedule at BlackCrowes.com .

Copyright 2013 ABC News Radio

Comments