Folk Duo receives second Grammy nomination
"Best American Roots Performance"
The Milk Carton Kids have announced a series of North American headline tour dates in April and May, 2016, in support of their acclaimed album Monterey, released in May of this year. Tickets for their “Monterey Spring Tour” go on sale this Friday at 10am local time. The routing will include two special performances with The Avett Brothers at The Greek Theatres in Los Angeles and Berkeley, CA on April 29th and 30th.
The Milk Carton Kids received their second Grammy nomination on Monday - Best American Roots Performance for their song “City Of Our Lady” from the album Monterey. The 58th Grammy Awards will take place February 15th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
In addition, the duo is featured on Shovels & Rope's collaborative cover album, Busted Jukebox, Volume 1 with their version of “Patience” by Guns n' Roses. The song can be heard here.
Monterey Spring Tour 2016:
April 7 - Fall River, MA @ Narrows Center for the Arts
April 8 - Fairfield, CT @ The Warehouse
April 9 - Newton, NJ @ Newton Theatre
April 10 - Tarrytown, NY @ Tarrytown Music Hall
April 12 - Charlottesville, VA @ Jefferson Theater
April 13 - Charlotte, NC @ McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square
April 14 - Memphis, TN @ Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education
April 15 - Houston, TX @ Cullen Theatre
April 26 - Salt Lake City, UT @ The State Room
April 27 - Boise, ID @ Egyptian Theatre
April 29 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Greek (Avett Brothers support)
April 30 - Berkeley, CA @ The Greek (Avett Brothers support)
May 2 - Sacramento, CA @ Crest Theatre
May 17 - Montreal, QB @ Virgin Mobile Corona Theatre
May 18 - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
May 19 - Troy, NY @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall
May 20 - Buffalo, NY @ Asbury Hall at Babeville
May 21 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Carnegie Lecture Hall
May 22 - Easton, MD @ Avalon Theatre
May 24 - York, PA @ Strand Capitol Theatre
May 25 - Cleveland, OH @ Playhouse Square Center
May 26 - Bloomington, IN @ Buskirk-Chumley Theater
May 27 - Iowa City, IA @ The Englert Theatre
May 28 - Milwaukee, WI @ The Pabst Theatre