Avett Brothers offer free single
Wednesday, June 24, 2009
– The Avett Brothers will have a new CD out in August, their first for SonyBMG. But the North Carolina-based old time/roots band is out with a single from the project.
I and Love and You can be downloaded for free at Spinner.com. The song will be available for a limited time.
The band is on tour:
June 25 St. Louis, MO- The Pageant
June 26 Des Moines, IA- Hoyt Sherman Theatre
June 27 Minneapolis, MN- Minnesota Zoo Amphitheater
June 28 Chicago, IL- House of Blues
July 2 Detroit, MI- Comerica Cityfest
July 9 Norfolk, VA- Harrison Opera House
July 10 Richmond, VA- The National
July 11 Roanoke, VA- Roanoke Performing Arts Theatre
July 12 Louisville, KY- Forecastle Festival
July 16 St. Augustine, FL- St. Augustine Amphitheater
The Avetts have tour dates lined up into October.
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