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George Porter, Jr. and Runnin’ Pardners Announce Tour Dates

George Porter, Jr.George Porter, Jr. is taking his band Runnin’ Pardners on the road this fall for a solid tour of the South and West Coast. The ever-grooving bassist will be kicking things off in his hometown of New Orleans, Louisiana on September 20th before criss-crossing the country and ending at the Blue Canoe in Tupelo, Mississippi on Novemeber 11th.

A founding member of The Meters, Porter’s thick grooves have been the basis for funk bassists around the world. His band Runnin’ Pardners consists of guitarist Brint Anderson, saxophonist Khris Royal, keyboardist Michael Lemmler and drummer Terrence Houston.

George Porter, Jr. and Runnin’ Pardners Tour Dates:

  • September 20, 2013: Justice For All Ball – Audubon Tea Room – New Orleans, LA
  • September 21, 2013: D.B.A. – New Orleans, LA
  • October 10, 2013: Pourhouse – Charleston, SC
  • October 11, 2013: Southland Ballroom – Raleigh, NC
  • October 12, 2013: Mustang Music Festival – Corolla, NC
  • October 14, 2013: The Hamilton – Washington, DC [With Tim Reynolds Trio]
  • October 16, 2013: Exit/In – Nashville, TN #
  • October 17, 2013: Old Rock House – St. Louis, MO [With Dumpstapuhunk]
  • October 18, 2013: Proud Larry’s – Oxford, MS
  • October 24, 2013: Sweetwater – Mill Valley, CA
  • October 25, 2013: Brick & Mortar – San Francisco, CA
  • October 26, 2013: Brick & Mortar – San Francisco, CA
  • November 1, 2013: D.B.A. – New Orleans, LA
  • November 2, 2013: The Howling Wolf – New Orleans, LA
  • November 8, 2013: Last Concert Cafe – Houston, TX
  • November 9, 2013: Antones – Austin, TX
  • November 16, 2013: Bear Creek Festival – Live Oak, FL
  • November 22, 2013: Blue Canoe – Tupelo, MS