Craig Finn and John K. Samson Team Up for Fall Tour
Published Aug 08, 2017Revered as the frontmen of the Hold Steady and the Weakerthans, respectively, Craig Finn and John K. Samson both delivered new solo records within the last year — and they're teaming up to go on tour together this fall.
Finn will headline the upcoming dates with his backing band the Uptown Controllers, supporting this year's We All Want the Same Things, while Samson will take the stage solo. His most recent album, Winter Wheat, came out last fall.
The tour kicks off on October 13 in Gainesville, FL, and will make its way to Samson's home and native land for a single Canadian show in Toronto on October 25. The full run of joint dates wraps up in New York on October 31.
See the complete list of upcoming shows below.
10/13 Gainesville, FL – High Dive
10/14 Atlanta, GA – City Winery
10/15 Nashville, TN – City Winery
10/16 St. Louis, MO – The Ready Room
10/17 Kansas City, MO – Record Bar
10/18 St. Paul, MN – Turf Club
10/20 Minneapolis, MN – Triple Rock
10/22 Milwaukee, WI – Cactus Club
10/23 Chicago, IL – City Winery
10/24 Detroit, MI – The Shelter
10/25 Toronto, ON – Horseshoe Tavern
10/27 Buffalo, NY – The Leopard Lounge at Town Ballroom
10/28 Philadelphia, PA – Milkboy Philadelphia
10/29 Washington, DC – Rock & Roll Hotel
10/30 Boston, MA – City Winery
10/31 New York, NY – City Winery