Published Jul 17, 2012Last year, Blackie & the Rodeo Kings' Kings and Queens found the outfit sharing microphone duties with a number of women, including Roseanne Cash, Emmylou Harris and Serena Ryder. While details are still a little shaky, it sounds as if some of the guests on the 2011 LP will join the band onstage during their upcoming stretch of Canadian dates.
The act hit the road this November on a 13-date trip that will take them from Ontario to BC and back. The tour opener takes place November 7 at Orillia, ON's Opera House, and heads as far west as Vancouver's Vogue Theatre on November 27. The trip concludes December 1 in London, ON. You can check the full literary down below.
While specifics weren't given, the press sheet promises that contributors to Kings & Queens and "other close friends" will help out along the way. Other vocalists from Kings & Queens include Pam Tillis, Exene Cervenka, Lucinda Williams, Cassandra Wilson, Amy Helm, Janiva Magness, Mary Margaret O'Hara, Sam Phillips, Sara Watkins, Patti Scialfa and Holly Cole.
11/7 Orillia, ON - The Orillia Opera House
11/8 Port Dover, ON - The Lighthouse Theatre
11/9 Ottawa, ON - The National Arts Centre
11/17 Regina, SK - Casino Regina
11/18 Winnipeg, MB - The Burton Cummings Theatre
11/19 Swift Current, SK - The Lyric Theatre
11/20 Saskatoon, SK - The Broadway Theatre
11/21 Edmonton, AB - The Winspear Centre
11/23 Calgary, AB - Epcor Centre's Jack Singer Concert Hall
11/24 Kamloops, BC - Convention Centre
11/27 Vancouver, BC - The Vogue Theatre
11/29 Peterborough, ON - Market Hall
12/1 London, ON - Aeolian Hall