STURGILL SIMPSON CONFIRMS 2017 TOUR STOP AT THE FOX THEATRE, SEPTEMBER 19
Tickets On Sale Now
(DETROIT– February 10, 2017) — Sturgill Simpson will embark on a series of tour dates this year, including a stop at the Fox Theatre on Tuesday, September 19 at 8 p.m. presented by AEG Live. The performance will feature material from throughout Simpson’s catalog and is his way of thanking fans—both old and new—for a series of unprecedented years. Fantastic Negrito will perform as a special guest.
Tickets ($29.50, $39.50 and $59.50) are on sale now and can be purchased at OlympiaEntertainment.com, the Fox Theatre and Joe Louis Arena box offices, Hockeytown Authentics in Troy (without service charge) at all Ticketmaster locations and Ticketmaster.com. To charge tickets by phone, call (800) 745-3000. For additional information, call (313) 471-6611.
The 2017 tour celebrates a series of breakthrough years for the acclaimed singer, songwriter and performer who was nominated for Album of the Year and won for Best Country Album at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards for his acclaimed new album, A Sailor’s Guide To Earth. Simpson also performed on the live awards show, which was broadcasted on CBS from L.A.’s Staples Center on Sunday, February 12 with host James Corden.
Out now on Atlantic Records (purchase here), A Sailor’s Guide To Earth continues to receive overwhelming critical acclaim with recent “Best of 2016” coverage running at The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, NPR Music, Rolling Stone, Stereogum, Pitchfork, Salon, Billboard, The Atlantic, Paste, SPIN, American Songwriter among many others. Moreover, since the album’s release, Simpson has performed on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah,” “Conan,” “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” “Late Night with Seth Meyers,” “Charlie Rose” and, most recently, the 2017 debut episode of “Saturday Night Live.”