Head for the Hills Announcement-Strings Ahead Spring Tour

Article Contributed by headforthehill… | Published on Monday, February 27, 2012

Head for the Hills has announced their annual Strings Ahead Spring Tour, which covers the Western US, Colorado & beyond. It kicks off in Austin, TX at SxSW & moves on to Salt Lake City, UT & then onward to the first annual Treefort Music Fest in Boise, ID.  The tour continues with a trip to the Pacific Northwest before moving down the western coast into AZ. After a few special performances in Colorado, the quartet visits the Midwest for string of shows.Head for the Hills has a host of festivals confirmed for the summer of 2012, including: Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Wakarusa Music Festival, Dead on the Creek & more.The group continues their partnership with Conscious Alliance for Spring Tour. The band will be offering a limited edition custom print at all shows, with a portion of proceeds going to benefit those in need.Spring 2012 Tour Dates:03.17- SxSW-Austin, TX03.21- The State Room-Salt Lake City, UT03.22- Treefort Music Fest-Boise, ID #03.23- High Dive-Seattle, WA03.24- Mt. Tabor Theater-Portland, OR03.25- Players-Bend, OR03.28- Humboldt Brews-Arcata, CA03.29- Moe’s Alley-Santa Cruz, CA03.30- Origami Lounge-Chico, CA03.31- Crystal Bay Club-Crystal Bay, NV04.01- Hotel Utah-San Francisco, CA04.03- The Loft @ UCSD-San Diego, CA04.04- The Mint-Los Angeles, CA04.05- The Compound-Phoenix, AZ04.06- Flagstaff Brewing Co.-Flagstaff, AZ04.07- Abbey Theatre-Durango, CO04.13- Boulder Theater-Boulder, CO +04.20- Bluebird Theater-Denver, CO04.21- Belly Up-Aspen, CO04.26- Cabooze-Minneapolis, MN *04.28- Double Door-Chicago, IL *05.31-06.02- Wakarusa Music Festival-Ozark, AR06.22- Telluride Bluegrass Festival-Telluride, CO07.13- Camp Euforia-Lone Tree, IA07.14- Camp Euforia-Lone Tree, IA08.11- Dead on the Creek-Willits, CA09.01- Heritage Festival-Burlington, CO #= Also performing: of Montreal, Built to Spill, Blitzen Trapper & more+= with The Travelin' McCourys Feat. Keller Williams*= with Infamous Stringdusters