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BLACKBERRY SMOKE WITH BOB WEIR: AN EVENING AT TRI DVD AVAILABLE THIS FRIDAY

Blackberry Smoke with Bob Weir: An Evening at TRI, a new performance DVD along with limited edition silkscreen posters will be released this Friday, February 3 and is now available for pre-order via blackberrysmoke.com. Watch the trailer here.

Filmed at Weir’s TRI studios with director Justin Kreutzmann, the DVD includes 16 exclusive performances, including renditions of songs by the Grateful Dead, Blackberry Smoke, The Band, Chuck Berry and more.

Blackberry Smoke with Bob Weir: An Evening at TRI

1. Columbus Stockade Blues (with Bob Weir)

2. One Horse Town

3. Mississippi Half-Step Uptown Toodeloo

4. Deep Elem Blues (with Bob Weir)

5. Big Boss Man (with Bob Weir)

6. Sure Was Good

7. Ramble On Rose (with Bob Weir)

8. Big River  (with Bob Weir)

9. Woman In The Moon

10. Ain’t Got The Blues

11. Promised Land (with Bob Weir)

12. The Whippoorwill

13. Up On Cripple Creek (with Bob Weir)

14. Willin’

16. Ophelia

17. The Weight (with Bob Weir)

The DVD continues to celebrate Blackberry Smoke’s acclaimed new album Like An Arrow, which is out now on 3 Legged Records via Thirty Tigers (purchase here). The album, which debuted at No. 1 on both Billboard’s Country Albums and Americana Albums charts as well as No. 3 on Billboard’s Rock Albums chart, continues to receive widespread critical acclaim.

American Songwriter praises, “…Blackberry Smoke fills the bill for the next generation of gutsy, heartfelt and honest Southeast rocking with plenty of talent, tons of drive and no apologies,” while the Boston Globe asserts, “…the needle can be dropped on Like an Arrow until its grooves become as well-worn as the classic albums that inspired this band of country-rock workhorses,” while Saving Country Music declares, “Blackberry Smoke is the band right now carrying on the authentic Southern rock identity in modern music.”

The band is currently in the midst of an extensive nationwide tour. See below for complete itinerary. Recent performances include their annual hometown show at Atlanta’s The Tabernacle, where proceeds from the tour’s nightly meet and greets were donated to Children’s Cancer Research. Additionally, the band recently performed the album’s single, “Waiting For The Thunder,” on CBS’s NCIS: New Orleans (watch HERE) as well as on the BBC’s “Later…with Jools Holland (watch HERE). Moreover, the official music video for “Sunrise in Texas” premiered exclusively at CMT (watch HERE).

Recorded just outside of the band’s native Atlanta at The Quarry Recording Studio in Kennesaw, GA, the 12-track album was self-produced and features special guest Gregg Allman on the album’s closing track, “Free On The Wing.”

Since their debut in 2001, the 5-piece band—consisting of Starr (lead vocals, guitar), Richard Turner (bass, vocals), Brit Turner (drums), Paul Jackson (guitar, vocals), and Brandon Still (keyboards)—has released four full-length studio albums.

BLACKBERRY SMOKE CONFIRMED TOUR DATES

January 27—Peoria, IL—Limelight Eventplex

January 28—Kalamazoo, MI—State Theatre

February 3—Asheville, NC—Thomas Wolfe Auditorium

February 4—Birmingham, AL—Iron City

February 9—Baton Rouge, LA—Varsity Theatre

February 10—Montgomery, AL—Montgomery PAC

February 11—Robinsonville, MS—Horseshoe Tunica

February 16—Lexington, KY—Manchester Music Hall

February 17—Glasgow, KY—Plaza Theatre

February 18—Glasgow, KY—Plaza Theatre

February 26-March 2—Tampa, FL—Outlaw Country Cruise

March 7—Madrid, Spain—La Riviera

March 8—Barcelona, Spain—Sala Apolo

March 10—Zurich, Switzerland—Dynamo

March 11—Milan, Italy—Fabrique

March 12—Munchen, Germany—Backstage Werk

March 14—Berlin, Germany—Columbia Theatre

March 16—Copenhagen South, Denmark—Amager Bio

March 17—Oslo, Norway—Rockafella

March 18—Stockholm, Sweden—Muchenbyggereit

March 20—Goteborg, Sweden—Pustervik

March 21—Hamburg, Germany—Uebel & Gefahrlich

March 22—Amsterdam, Netherlands—Melkweg Max

March 24—Cologne, Germany­—Stollwerck

March 25—Paris, France—La Maroquinerie

March 27—Oxford, U.K.—O2 Academy Oxford

March 28—London, U.K.—Roundhouse

March 29—Norwich, U.K.—The Nick Rayns LCR

March 31—Manchester, U.K.—Manchester Academy

April 1—Dublin, Ireland—Olympia Theatre

April 3—Glasgow, U.K.—Barrowland Ballroom

April 4—Newcastle Upon Tyne, U.K.—The Academy

April 6—Bristol, U.K.—O2 Academy Bristol

April 7— Birmingham, U.K.—O2 Academy Birmingham

April 8—Portsmouth, U.K.—Pyramids Centre

April 20-April 22—Live Oak, FL—Wanee Festival

May 19—Panama City Beach, FL—Jeep Beach Jam

June 25—Augusta, NJ—Rock, Ribs, and Ridges Festival

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