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The Wailers Announce 2011 Tour

The WailersThe Wailers, featuring legendary bassist Aston “Family Man” Barrett, have announced tour dates from March through August, including several festival appearances. The band was originally the backing group for reggae icon Bob Marley, who carries on his music. Last year’s tour celebrated his 40th anniversary with the group.

Barrett co-founded the Wailers and continues to lead them to this day. The latest Wailers release was Live Forever, a recording made during Marley’s final performance.

More dates are expected to be announced. Check out the Wailers’ website for more details.

Wailers 2011 Tour Dates:

  • March 29, 2011: Athens, GA – New Earth Music Hall
  • March 30, 2011: Knoxville, TN – Bijou Theatre
  • March 31, 2011: Boone, NC – Appalachian State University
  • April 1, 2011: Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
  • April 4, 2011: Pensacola, FL – Vinyl Music Hall
  • April 5, 2011: New Orleans, LA – Tipitina’s French Quarter
  • April 6, 2011: Dallas, TX – Granada Theater
  • April 8, 2011: Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theatre
  • April 9, 2011: Breckinridge, CO – Spring Break Breckinridge
  • April 9, 2011: Aspen, CO – Belly Up, Aspen
  • April 10, 2011: Steamboat Springs, CO – Steamboat Ski Resort
  • May 12, 2011: Macon, GA – Cox Capitol Theatre
  • May 13, 2011: Lake Buena Vista, FL – House Of Blues
  • May 14, 2011: North Myrtle Beach, SC – House Of Blues
  • May 17, 2011: Nags Head, NC – Kelly’s
  • May 19, 2011: Jim Thorpe, PA – Penn’s Peak
  • May 20, 2011: Chesapeake, VA- City Park – Chesapeake Jubilee Festival
  • May 21, 2011: Towson, MD – Recher Theatre
  • May 25, 2011: Wilmington, DE – World Café @ The Queen
  • May 26, 2011: Oneonta Theatre, NY – Oneonta Theatre
  • May 27, 2011: Nigara Falls, NY – Seneca Niagara Casino
  • July 1, 2011: Biloxi, MS – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
  • July 23, 2011: Girdwood, AK – Alyeska Resort
  • July 24, 2011: Girdwood, AK – Alyeska Resort
  • July 28, 2011: Lake Tahoe, CA – Wanderlust Festival
  • August 6, 2011: Laytonville, CA – Gaia Festival

Aston “Family Man” Barrett