Nashville, Tenn. (October 16, 2023) — Two iconic bands are coming together for a historic road show next year, bringing their collective hits to American audiences across the nation. Today, legendary southern rock group The Marshall Tucker Band (MTB) and rock staple Jefferson Starship announced their joint Live on Cloud 9 Tour. The first leg of the tour, nine concerts (with more to come), have been announced with stops in California, Nevada, Oregon and Washington state.
The two bands have a history dating back to the 1970s, and MTB lead singer Doug Gray couldn’t be more thrilled about reuniting with Jefferson Starship.
“We have a storied history with Jefferson Starship,” explains Gray. “We toured together many years ago and the timing feels right for us to reunite. We’re on Cloud 9!”
“We are really looking forward to touring with our buddies, The Marshall Tucker Band,” says Donny Baldwin of Jefferson Starship. “We toured back in the day, and it will be a great night of music from two iconic bands. See you there!”
The tour kicks-off February 29 at the Sycuan Casino Resort in El Cajon, CA. Tickets go on-sale October 20 at 9 AM (local time), in each respective market. For ticketing information, visit marshalltucker.com or jeffersonstarship.com.
“We will be announcing many more dates very soon,” adds Gray. “Keep an eye out for stops near your hometown!”
2024 Live on Cloud 9 Tour Dates:
Feb. 29 – El Cajon, CA – Sycuan Casino Resort
March 1 – Cabazon, CA – Morongo Casino Resort & Spa
March 2 – Primm, NV – Star of the Desert Arena
March 3 – Santa Barbara, CA – The Granada Theatre
March 5 – Eugene, OR – McDonald Theatre
March 7 – Wheatland, CA – Hard Rock Live
March 8 – Sparks, NV – Nugget Casino Resort
March 9 – Toppenish, WA – Legends Casino Hotel Event Center
March 10 – Airway Heights, WA – Northern Quest Resort & Casino
About The Marshall Tucker Band
Over 50 years ago, The Marshall Tucker Band was founded in Spartanburg, SC. Thanks to hits like “Can’t You See,” “Heard It in a Love Song,” “Fire on the Mountain,” and “24 Hours At a Time,” the 5x Gold, 3x Platinum-selling southern rock and country group has sold millions of albums worldwide. MTB songs have been featured in major motion picture films and television shows including Breaking Bad, Blow, The Box, Swing Vote, Half Nelson, My Name Is Earl, Cold Case Files and Good Guys. CMT (Country Music Television) named the MTB’s “Can’t You See” the #4 Greatest Southern Rock Song. The MTB’s debut album, The Marshall Tucker Band, reigns as Gibson Guitar’s #5 Greatest Southern Rock Album. Ultimate Classic Rock crowned the MTB’s “Can’t You See” as the #1 Southern Rock Song and GRAMMY® Magazine named the group’s logo as one of the most distinctive and iconic brands in music.
About Jefferson Starship
Descended from Rock Hall of Fame Inductees & 2016 Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award recipients Jefferson Airplane, it is an exciting time to be JEFFERSON STARSHIP. Their 2020 album release ‘Mother of the Sun’ received great acclaim and their live performances are once again in high demand. JEFFERSON STARSHIP has multiple Grammy Nominations and Gold/Platinum Albums to their name, and their set list consists of songs from both JEFFERSON STARSHIP and JEFFERSON AIRPLANE, including classics such as: “Somebody To Love”, “White Rabbit”, “Find Your Way Back”, “Jane”, “Miracles”, “Volunteers”, “Count On Me”, “Sara”, “Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now” and “We Built This City”. The band features original Jefferson Airplane member David Freiberg and original Jefferson Starship drummer Donny Baldwin, along with long-time members Chris Smith, Jude Gold, and the amazing Cathy Richardson on vocals (hand-picked by Grace Slick, founder and original lead singer of Jefferson Airplane).
For more information, visit jeffersonstarship.com.
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