Dave Matthews Band announces summer tour

Pete Yorn and The Roots will open on select dates

Dave Matthews Band is set to embark on a lengthy US tour, which will kick off the day after they perform the US leg of Live Earth in New Jersey.

The band will take a variety of acts on the road, including

Toots and the Maytals, Pete Yorn and The Roots.


The band will play a handful of shows this month before heading out on a tour of Australia and Europe, which will wrap up in Wembley Arena on May 30.

They will perform along with The Police, Bon Jovi, Sheryl Crow and more at the Live Earth concert on July 7 at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The concert is the US leg of a seven-continent, 24-hour event, which will bring together more than 2 billion people worldwide to combat the climate crisis.

They will play:

Boston, MA Citi Performing Arts Centre (April 20)

Amherst, MA Mullins Center (21)

New York, NY Radio City Music Hall (22)


Melbourne, Australia Vodafone Arena (May 1)

Adelaide, Australia Festival Theatre (2)

Brisbane, Australia Brisbane Convention & Exposition Center (4)

Sydney, NSW Australia Hordern Pavilion (5)

Dublin, Ireland The Point (23)

Lisbon, Portugal Pavilion Atlantico (25)

Brussels (Vorst), Belgium Forest National (27)

Landgraff, Netherlands Pinkpop Festival (28)

London, England Wembley Arena (30)

East Rutherford, NJ Giants Stadium Live Earth concert (July 7)

Chicago, IL Toyota Park (8)

Boston, MA Tweeter Center for the Performing Arts (August 1,2)

Hartford, CT New England Dodge Music Center (4,5)

Camden, NJ Tweeter Center at the Waterfront (7,8)

Pittsburgh, PA Post-Gazette Pavilion at Starlake (10)

Bristow, VA Nissan Pavilion at Stoneridge (11)

Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center (14)

Virginia Beach, VA Verizon Wireless Amphitheater (15)

Indianapolis, IN Verizon Wireless Music Center (17,18)

Cleveland, OH Blossom Music Center (20)

Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center (22)

Detroit, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre (23)

East Troy, WI Alpine Valley Music Theatre (25,26)

Kansas City, KS Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre (28)

George, WA The Gorge Amphitheatre (Aug 31 – Sep 2)

Gainesville, FL Stephen C. O’Connell Center (11)

Tampa, FL Ford Amphitheatre (12)

W. Palm Beach, Fl Sound Advice Amphitheatre (14,15)

Raleigh, NC ALLTEL Pavilion (18)

Charlotte, NC Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre (19)

Houston, TX C.W. Mitchell Pavilion (21)

Dallas, TX Smirnoff Music Center (22)

Phoenix, AZ Cricket Pavilion (25)

Irvine, CA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre (26)

San Diego, CA Coors Amphitheatre (28)

Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre (29)

Hollywood, CA Hollywood Bowl (Ocotober 1,2)

–By our New York staff.

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