[Beesweb] Richard Thompson News - April 2013, Part I
4/23/2013 (updated 4/23/2013)

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April 2013


"I have steady, loyal fans, some of whom have been there since the '60s. I thank them greatly for staying the course." - RT

Pre-Sale Ticket/VIP Package Announcement!

June 8 Apple Valley, MN - Minnesota Zoo Amphitheatre
begins 24 April @10AM CDT / Password: beesweb

Additional RT Dates and Pre-Sale/VIP opportunities will be added as venues announce.
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"Aided immeasurably by bassist Taras Prodaniuk and drummer Michael Jerome Moore, Thompson's playing is simply awe-inspiring. Any serious discussion of the best guitarists in rock music must include Richard Thompson." - Darryl Smyers, Dallas Observer


May 7 Solana Beach CA - Belly Up
May 9 Napa CA - Bottle Rock Festival
May 10 Portland OR - Aladdin Theatre
May 11 Vancouver BC Canada - Rio Theatre (VIP Packages Remain Available!)
May 12 Seattle WA - Showbox at the Market
May 14 Redding CA - The Cascade Theatre
May 15 Monterey CA - Golden State Theatre
May 17 Los Angeles CA - John Anson Ford (VIP Packages Remain Available!)
May 25 Camp Mather CA - Strawberry Festival
June 6 Kansas City MO - Folly Theater (VIP Packages Remain Available!)
June 7 Iowa City IA - Artsfest **FREE**
June 8 Apple Valley MN - Minnesota Zoo Amphitheatre (Pre-Sale Tickets/VIP Packages begin 24 April @ 10AM CDT!)

"Thompson has always been an artist impossible to classify: An ironic dark poet's sensibility merged with a love of traditional European folk music, filtered through a master musician's understanding of jazz, blues and world music, 'Treadmill' is typical Thompson, with Scottish reel style electric guitar playing played like a jazz trio. He then proceeded to unleash a passionate 60-minute performance filled with tasty guitar picking, wry song lyrics and several blistering guitar solos - all done with Thompson's typical aplomb." - Mark Jones, Examiner

Pre-Sale Ticket Announcement!

Special Guest on "AmericanaramA Festival of Music" Featuring Bob Dylan & His Band

July 2 Memphis TN - AutoZone Park
July 5 Noblesville IN - Klipsch Music Center
July 6 Cincinnati OH - Riverbend Music Center
July 7 Columbus OH - Nationwide Arena
July 10 St. Paul MN - Midway Stadium
July 11 Peoria IL - Peoria Chiefs Stadium
July 12 Chicago IL - Toyota Park
July 14 Clarkston MI - DTE Energy Music Center
July 15 Toronto ON - Molson Canadian Amphitheatre

Pre-Sale Tickets begin 24 April @ 10 AM.

Please see Bob Dylan's website for all Pre-Sale 'Begin Dates'.
Use the Password shown on the Bob Dylan tour date page.
Please note there will be NO Richard Thompson VIP Packages offered for these shows.