CROSBY, STILLS & NASH TO TOUR THE U.S., EUROPE, AND THE U.K. IN 2010
TOUR KICKS OFF THIS SPRING IN THE U.S. FOLLOWED BY A JULY ITINERARY IN EUROPE AND A SECOND U.S. LEG IN LATE SUMMER
Los Angeles, CA, February 17, 2010: The legendary trio Crosby, Stills and Nash (CSN)-David Crosby, Stephen Stills, and Graham Nash-will tour the western United States in late spring, followedby concerts across the U.K. and Europe this summer. Additional U.S. dates in late summer, following the group's return fromEurope, will be announced in coming weeks.
The tour's first leg in the U.S. kicks off with a pair of festival dates in California: May 21 at the Sonoma Jazz Festival in Sonoma, CA, andMay 23 at the Doheny State BeachFestival in Dana Point. Other highlights from the spring itineraryinclude two dates at Humphrey's in San Diego (May 25-26), Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, CO (June 2) the Dodge Theatre in Phoenix (May 29), PortlandOR's Amphitheater at Clark County (June 11) and the Seattle area's Chateau Ste.Michelle Winery (June12).
The tour's second leg commences in theU.K. on July 1 with a concert at TheO2 in Dublin, Ireland. Other European highlights include two dates at London's Royal Albert Hall (July 3-4), Queen Elizabeth Auditorium in Antwerp,Belgium (July 9), The Olympia inParis (July 12-13), and the Tollwood SommerFestival in Munich, Germany (July 25). Additional European dates will be announcedshortly.
The group's 2010 touring schedule follows up a twelve-month period marked by anumber of high profile performances and projects. Most recently, CSN was a featured part of the all-star tribute to Neil Young - their longtime partner in Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - at NARAS' 2010 Person of the Year galahonoring Young that kicked off thisyear's GRAMMY® weekend festivities.
In October 2009, CSN played at historic Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 25th Anniversary concerts at Madison Square Garden in New York City. CSN was inducted into the Rockand Roll Hall of Fame in 1997. David Crosby has also been previouslyinducted for The Byrds, and Stephen Stills with Buffalo Springfield; at this year's 2010 ceremony, Graham Nash will be dual-honored as well when The Hollies join the fold.
Also in 2009, David Crosby, Stephen Stills, and Graham Nash were inducted into the Songwriter'sHall of Fame at a June 18 ceremony in New York City. That same month marked Rhino Records' release of Demos. Featuring 12 previously unreleased tracks recordedbetween 1968 and 1971, Demos spotlights destined-to-be-classic songs later heard onCSN's group and solo titles.
CSN's music immediately became acornerstone of rock ‘n roll with the group's self-titled 1969 debut LP, now one of Rolling Stone's "500 Greatest Albumsof All Time." That same year, they werehonored with the GRAMMY award for Best New Artist. 1970's Déjà Vu-another "500Greatest"-followed, the first album from the group's four-man line-up with Neil Young (CSN&Y). Ever since-through changing times and variousconfigurations-Crosby, Stills & Nashhave continued to tour and record as "threetogether."
CROSBY, STILLS & NASH 2010 TOUR DATES
21 Sonoma Jazz Festival Sonoma, CA
23 Doheny State Beach Festival Dana Point, CA
25 Humphrey's By The Bay San Diego, CA
26 Humphrey's By The Bay San Diego, CA
28 Agua Caliente Rancho Mirage, CA
29 Dodge Theatre Phoenix, AZ
31 Sandia Casino Albuquerque, NM
2 Red Rocks Amphitheatre Morrison, CO
4 The Joint Las Vegas, NV
6 Ironstone Amphitheatre Murphys, CA
8 The Mountain Winery Saratoga, CA
11 Amphitheatre at Clark County Portland, OR
12 Chateau St. Michelle Seattle, WA
1 O2 Dublin, Ireland
3 Royal Albert Hall London, UK
4 Royal Albert Hall London, UK
9 Elizabethzaal Antwerp, Belgium
15 Hohentwiel Festival Singen, Germany
24 Burg Esslingen Esslingen, Germany
25 Tollwood Sommerfestival Musik Arena Munich, Germany
More Europe and United States dates to be announced shortly.