Brandi Carlile to headline Madison Square Garden

Article Contributed by Sacks and Company | Published on Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Brandi Carlile will continue her extensive tour through 2019 including a special debut headline performance at New York City’s Madison Square Garden on September 14. Additional stops include Chicago’s Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island, St. Paul’s Minnesota State Fair, Philadelphia’s The Mann and Berkeley’s The Greek Theatre at UC Berkeley among others. Tickets for the newly announced shows go on-sale this Friday, February 8 at 10:00am local time. See below for complete details.

These performances celebrate a monumental year for Carlile, who is the most nominated female artist at the 61st GRAMMY Awards with six nominations including Album Of The Year (By The Way, I Forgive You), Record Of The Year (“The Joke”), Song Of The Year (“The Joke”), Best Americana Album (By The Way, I Forgive You), Best American Roots Song (“The Joke”) and Best American Roots Performance (“The Joke”). Carlile will also perform during the live GRAMMY broadcast this Sunday, February 10 on CBS.

Over the course of their acclaimed career, Carlile and her band have released six albums, including 2015’s The Firewatcher’s Daughter, which garnered a Grammy nomination for Best Americana Album. Additionally, in 2017, they released Cover Stories: Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years of the Story (An Album to Benefit War Child), which features 14 artists covering the songs on their breakthrough album The Story with all proceeds benefiting War Child. Artists included on the acclaimed project, which Rolling Stone calls, “tender and powerful,” include Dolly Parton, Adele, Pearl Jam, Kris Kristofferson, The Avett Brothers, Margo Price and Jim James as well as a forward written by President Obama. More details can be found here.


April 12—Dallas, TX—The Bomb Factory

April 13—Dale, TX—Old Settler’s Music Festival

April 27—Wilkesboro, NC—Merlefest

May 24—Shelburne, VT—Ben & Jerry’s Concerts on the Green 

May 25—Shelburne, VT— Ben & Jerry’s Concerts on the Green 

May 26—Boston, MA—Harvard University Athletics Complex

June 1—Quincy, WA—The Gorge Amphitheater

June 14—Columbia, MD—Merriweather Post Pavilion

June 16—Manchester, TN—Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

June 20-23—Telluride, CO—Telluride Bluegrass Festival

June 29—Chicago, IL—Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island*

July 25—Floyd, VA—FloydFest

August 23—Troutdale, OR—Edgefield

August 24—Troutdale, OR—Edgefield

August 29—Bayfield, WI—Big Top Chautauqua

August 30—Bayfield, WI—Big Top Chautauqua

August 31—St. Paul, MN—Minnesota State Fair

September 6—Philadelphia, PA—The Mann†

September 14—New York, NY—Madison Square Garden

September 21—Berkeley, CA—The Greek Theatre at UC Berkeley

*with special guest Lucius

†with special guest Mavis Staples

BOLD on-sale this Friday, February 8 at 10:00am local time