Marco Benevento Announces Winter Tour Dates

Article Contributed by The Royal Pota… | Published on Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Marco Benevento has announced additional winter tour dates for Colorado and the West Coast. The shows are part of an extended headline tour behind his acclaimed new album TigerFace. The pianist heads to Colorado in January for a five-show run that stops in Avon, Breckenridge, Carbondale, Denver and Frisco. A week later he starts up again in Los Angeles for a stretch of dates that also hits Felton, San Francisco, Arcata, Cottage Grove, Portland and Seattle. For the first three nights on the West Coast, Benevento will be supported by The Mike Dillon Band. Tickets for all shows are on-sale now.Just back from, The Complete Last Waltz, an all-star performance at The Warfield in San Francisco where he served as part of the house band reviving The Band's classic 1976 concert, Benevento will stay busy throughout the remainder of the year. The next three weekends are comprised shows around the East Coast, while he'll close out 2012 with a headline performance at Highline Ballroom in New York City and three nights supporting indie dance faves Rubblebucket, including New Year's Eve at Higher Ground in Burlington.2012 has been a creatively compelling year for Marco Benevento. In addition to releasing and touring the U.S. in support of TigerFace, Benevento played keys on recordings by AC Newman, Rupa & The April Fishes and Damn Right!, while performing as a member of post rock juggernaut Garage A Trois and instrumental Led Zeppelin cover band Bustle In Your Hedgerow. He also continues to work as one of the founders of Brooklyn indie record label, The Royal Potato Family.Upcoming Tour Dates:November 29 | The Westcott Theatre | Syracuse, NYNovember 30 | The Haunt | Ithaca, NYDecember 1 | Red Square | Albany, NYDecember 7 | River Street Jazz Cafe | Wilkes Barre, PADecember 8 | Appalachian Brewing Company | Harrisburg, PADecember 13 | Arch Street | Hartford, CTDecember 14 | The Met | Providence, RIDecember 15 | Empire | Portland, MEDecember 28 | Highline Ballroom | New York, NYDecember 29 | Water Street Music Hall | Rochester, NY #December 30 & 31 | Higher Ground | Burlington, VT #January 16 | Agave | Avon, COJanuary 17 | 320 South | Breckenridge, COJanuary 18 | PAC 3 | Carbondale, COJanuary 19 | Quixote's True Blue | Denver, COJanuary 20 | Barkley's Ballroom | Frisco, COJanuary 31 | The Mint | Los Angeles, CA ^February 1 | Don Quixote's Music Hall | Felton, CA ^February 2 | Independent | San Francisco, CA ^February 6 | Humbrews | Arcata, CAFebruary 7 | Axe & Fiddle | Cottage Grove, ORFebruary 8 | Doug Fir Lounge | Portland, ORFebruary 9 | The Royal Room | Seattle, WA^ support The Mike Dillon Band# supporting Rubblebucket