Tyler Childers Announces First Major Tour in 3 Years

Not since Tyler Childers joined up with Sturgill Simpson for an arena tour that was summarily canceled due to the pandemic have we seen a slew of tour dates from the Kentucky songwriter. In fact, it’s been curiously quiet on that front while Tyler Childers remains one of the most popular country artists from the independent realm. For the last two years, it’s only been select appearances at festivals and fundraisers. But that all is about to change after Tyler Childers announced the “Send In The Hounds Tour” on Thursday (11-10).

Consisting of 30 total dates, including a couple in the UK and some previously-announced festival appearances, it gives Tyler Childers fans the greatest set opportunities to see him in the last three years. Though there are some big venues and amphitheaters on this tour, these are not arenas, and some are relatively intimate. So you can be assured that most all of these dates will sell out almost immediately.

A diverse group of openers on the tour include Sturgill Simpson drummer and Town Mountain member Miles Miller, Charley Crockett, John R. Miller, Wayne Graham, Elle King, Margo Price, Marcus King, and S.G. Goodman, whose song “Space and Time” is a Tyler Childers favorite.

Tyler’s album Purgatory remains a wildly popular title in country music, perennially stationed in the Top 20, despite being over six years old now. His latest album Can I Take My Hounds to Heaven has already dropped to #38 this week despite being a triple album release, but demand for Tyler Childers live is likely to remain high, and folks should be on top of the pre-sale that starts on November 16th, and the general sale that starts November 18th at 9:00 am local time.

Tour Dates:

December 10—Asheville, NC—Harrah’s Cherokee Center (SOLD OUT)
February 9—London, UK—Islington Assembly Hall
February 10—London, UK—Islington Assembly Hall
April 14—New Orleans, LA—The Fillmore*
April 16—Georgetown, TX—Two Step Inn
April 20—Irving, TX—The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory†
April 22—Rogers, AR—Walmart AMP‡
April 24—Phoenix, AZ—Arizona Financial Theatre#
April 26—Santa Barbara, CA—Santa Barbara Bowl#
April 27—Berkeley, CA—The Greek Theatre at UC Berkeley#
April 30—Indio, CA—Stagecoach
June 6—Detroit, MI—Masonic Temple Theatre+
June 8—Chicago, IL—The Salt Shed^
June 9—Maryland Heights, MO—Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre St. Louis^
June 11—Cleveland, OH—Jacobs Pavilion+
June 14—Minneapolis, MN—The Armory~
June 15—Kansas City, MO—Starlight Theatre~
August 2—New York, NY—Radio City Music Hall×
August 3—New York, NY—Radio City Music Hall×
August 5—Boston, MA—Leader Bank Pavilion
August 6—Portland, ME—Thompson’s Point**
August 10—Philadelphia, PA—The Met
August 11—Columbia, MD—Merriweather Post Pavilion††
August 13—Raleigh, NC—The Red Hat Amphitheater‡‡
August 15—Charlotte, NC—Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre##
August 16—Charlotte, NC—Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre##
August 18—Wilmington, NC—Live Oak Bank Pavilion at Riverfront Park‡‡
August 19—Charleston, SC—Credit One Stadium‡‡
September 27—Morrison, CO—Red Rocks Amphitheatre‡‡
September 28—Morrison, CO—Red Rocks Amphitheatre++

*with special guest Wayne Graham
†with special guests John R. Miller and Wayne Graham
‡with special guests Charley Crockett and Wayne Graham
#with special guest Charley Crockett
+with special guest Miles Miller
^with special guests Marcus King and Miles Miller
~with special guest Marcus King
×with special guest Elle King
**with special guest Margo Price
††with special guests Drive-By Truckers and Abby Hamilton
##with special guest S.G. Goodman
‡‡with special guests S.G. Goodman and Abby Hamilton
++with special guests S.G. Goodman and Wayne Graham

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