Richie Havens Tours Nobody Left To Crown

 

 

Woodstock veteran brings the
noise with extensive tour.

By Blurt
Staff

 

July 29
brings a new Richie Havens album, Nobody Left to Crown (Verve Records). Here’s the scoop from the
label:

 

 

Gifted with one of the most recognizable voices in popular music, Richie
Havens has a soulful singing style that remains as unique and ageless as when
he first emerged from the Greenwich Village
folk scene in the early 1960s. It’s a voice that has inspired and electrified
audiences from the Woodstock Music & Arts Fair in 1969, to the Clinton
Presidential Inauguration in 1993 – coming full circle with the 30th Woodstock
Anniversary celebration, “A Day In The Garden”, in 1999. Richie
Havens is not a man to easily abandon his hopes for a better world. “We
are at the dawn of major change”, he declares with a broad smile. Nobody
Left to Crown
is his heartfelt and unwavering contribution to these fine
aspirations.

 

 

For over three decades, Richie has used his music to convey messages of
brotherhood and personal freedom. With more than twenty-five albums released
and a touring schedule that would kill many a younger man, he continues to view
his calling as a higher one. As he told The Denver Post, “I really
sing songs that move me. I’m not in show business; I’m in the communications
business. That’s what it’s about for me.”

 

 

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Richie Havens Tour
Dates:

 

 

July 05 Guilfest Surrey England
July 06 Solidays Paris France
July 11 Bluesfest Windsor Windsor ON
July 12 Bluesfest London Downtown ON
July 20 Stephen’s Talkhouse Amagansett NY
August 02 Newport Folk Festival Newport RI
August 03 Sleeping Bear Dunegrass and Blues Empire MI
August 07 Brooklyn Academy of Music Brooklyn NY
August 08 Reach Performing Arts Center Deer Isle ME
August 09 L. L. Bean Summer Concert Series Freeport ME
August 10 Nashua River Valley Folk Festival Lancaster MA
August 25-26 Mohegan Sun Casino Uncasville CT
August 29-31 Rhythm Festival 2008 Clapham, Bedfordshire, UK
September 05 The Ohio Theater Cleveland OH
September 06 Beverly Arts Center of Chicago Chicago IL
September 13 Tupelo Music Hall Londonderry NH
September 19 Le Poisson Rouge New York NY
September 20 Events Center at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Bethel NY
September 26 Infinity Hall Norfolk CT
September 27 Jonathan’s Ogunquit ME
September 28 Higher Ground S. Burlington VT
November 21 The Sellersville Theater Sellersville PA
November 22 Patchogue Theater Patchogue NY
November 28-29 Stone Mountain Arts Center Brownfield ME
December 11 Rhythm & Brews Chattanooga TN
December 13 WorkPlay Theatre Birmingham AL
January 16 One World Theater Austin TX
January 23 Anthology San Diego CA
January 24 The Palmdale Playhouse Palmdale CA
February 06 The Firehouse Coffeehouse Littleton MA
February 07 Veritas Auditorium Chicopee MA
February 20 Kirkland Performance Center Kirkland WA
February 28 Mariner Theatre Homer AK

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