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ZBB launches The Owl Tour

Friday, February 1, 2019 – Zac Brown Band will launch The Owl Tour this summer, including a stadium show at Boston's Fenway Park.

Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real will open select stops.

The band also is slated to release a new studio album featuring the lead single, "Someone I Used To Know." Both "The Owl Tour" and forthcoming album draw inspiration from the mythology and mystery surrounding the Great Horned Owl that can see perfectly in the night, serving as a guide when we need sight in even the darkest of moments.

"The Owl Tour" will mark Zac Brown Band's third consecutive touring run within the span of one year. The summer 2019 shows will follow the band's forthcoming spring 2019 "Down The Rabbit Hole Live Tour," an extension of the summer 2018 "Down the Rabbit Hole Live Tour" dates, which broke multiple records including the most consecutive sold out shows at Fenway.

"With 'The Owl Tour,' our fans can expect some new and unexpected sounds woven into the signature Zac Brown Band live music experience," said Brown. "The owl holds special meaning for us, and we look forward to sharing this with everyone."

Tour dates are:
May 25 Indianapolis, IN Legends Day - Indy 500
June 7-8 Gilford, NH Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion *
June 9 Syracuse, NY St. Joseph's Health Amphitheater at Lakeview *
June 14 Cuyahoga Falls, OH Blossom Music Center
June 15 Darien Center, NY Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
June 21 Bethel, NY Bethel Woods Center for the Arts +
June 22-23 Holmdel, NJ P.N.C. Bank Arts Center +
June 28 Burgettstown, PA KeyBank Pavilion
June 29 Tinley Park, IL Hollywood Casino Amphitheater
June 30 Milwaukee, WI Milwaukee Summerfest
July 12 Calgary, AB Calgary Stampede
July 21 Brooklyn, MI Faster Horses Festival
July 24 Paso Robles, CA California Mid-State Fair
July 25-26 Irvine, CA Five Point Amphitheater
Aug. 9 Denver, CO Coors Field * +
Aug. 11 Des Moines, IA Grandstand - Iowa State Fairgrounds +
Aug. 24-25 Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater +
Aug. 25 Bristow, VA Jiffy Lube Live +
Aug. 29 Hershey, PA Hershey Park Stadium *
Aug. 30 Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center *
Aug. 31 Boston, MA Fenway Park (on sale Feb. 15) *
Sept. 6-7 Camden, NJ BB&T Pavilion *
Sept. 8 Hartford, CT XFINITY Theatre *
Sept. 19 Chula Vista, CA North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre +
Sept. 20 Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheater +
Oct. 17 Jacksonville, FL Daily's Place
Oct. 18-19 West Palm Beach, FL Coral Sky Amphitheatre *
Oct. 20 Tampa, FL MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre *
Oct. 25 Rogers, AR The Walmart Amp *
Oct.t 26 Dallas, TX The Dos Equis Pavilion (on sale Feb. 15) *
* With special guest Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real
+ With special guest Caroline Jones

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