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The Wild Feathers Announce Neon Frontier Tour

Country-rock road warriors bring their superb harmonies to crowds beginning April 11th

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The Wild Feathers will launch their headlining Neon Frontier Tour on April 11th.

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The Wild Feathers will launch a spring headlining tour in support of their latest album, Greetings From the Neon Frontier. Taking its name from the LP, the Neon Frontier Tour finds the Nashville-based band hitting the road in Texas on April 11th, before winding their way though cities like New York, Washington, D.C., and the roots-music hotbed of Asheville, North Carolina. They play the Grey Eagle there.

Made up of guitarists Ricky Young and Taylor Burns, bassist Joel King and drummer Ben Dumas, the Wild Feathers mine Seventies country-rock on Greetings From the Neon Frontier. It’s a record made for a journey, full of dusty vibes, jangling guitars and harmonies that call to mind the Eagles, especially in the album standout “Wild Fire.”

“Our failure to rip artists off like that is what makes us original. I’d love to be Tom Petty, I’d love to write songs like that and have that career,” Young told Rolling Stone last summer. “[When you] try to write and pull something like that off, I think, if you’re honest and working hard trying to make it your own, that’s what makes it your own.”

The Wild Feathers spent the winter touring with Brothers Osborne, culminating with three shows at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. In addition to their headlining shows, they’ll also make appearances at festivals like Stagecoach and Ryan Bingham’s the Western festival in Luckenbach, Texas.

April 11 — Irving, TX @ Toyota Music Factory – Texas Lottery Plaza
April 12 — Houston, TX @ House of Blues Bronze Peacock
May 2 — New York, NY @ Gramercy Theatre
May 3 — Washington, DC @ The Hamilton
May 4 — Asbury Park, NJ @ The Wonder Bar
May 16 — Chattanooga, TN @ Songbirds
May 17 — Birmingham, AL @ Saturn
May 18 — Asheville, NC @ The Grey Eagle
June 13 — Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun – Wolf Den
June 14 — Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
June 15 — Lancaster, PA @ Chameleon Club
June 19 — Dewey Beach, DE @ Rusty Rudder
June 20 — Philadelphia, PA @ The Foundry at the Fillmore
June 21 — Warrendale, PA @ Jergel’s
June 26 — St. Louis, MO @ Old Rock House
June 27 — Chicago, IL @ Joe’s on Weed Street
June 28 — Bloomington, IL @ Castle Theater

Festival Dates:
April 13 — Luckenbach, TX @ Ryan Bingham’s The Western Music Festival
April 27 — Indio, CA @ Stagecoach Country Music Festival
June 29 — Oshkosh, WI @ Country USA Music Festival
July 20 — Eau Claire, WI @ Country Jam
August 8 – 11 — Oro-Medonte, ON, Canada @ Boots and Hearts Music Festival
September 15 — Louisville, KY @ Hometown Rising Country Music & Bourbon Festival

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