Critically acclaimed singer/songwriter and five-time Grammy Award winner Michael McDonald is on tour throughout North America this summer. Confirmed dates include two nights at Los Angeles’ Hollywood Bowl with Kenny Loggins and Christopher Cross as well as performances at New York’s South Street SeaportWashington, DC’s Filene Center at Wolf Trap with Peter CeteraSt. Louis’ Loufest, the Cityfolk Festival inOttawa and more. See below for a list of dates.

McDonald is on tour in the wake of his most recent release, Wide Open, out now via BMG. Featuring special guests including Warren HaynesRobben FordMarcus Miller andBranford MarsalisWide Open is available on  iTunes & Amazon. Follow Michael McDonald on Spotify and Apple Music.

McDonald celebrated the release of Wide Open, performing his single “Find It In Your Heart” on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon;” watch/share the performance athttp://bit.ly/2BHNGQ0. McDonald was also featured on CBS Sunday Morning” in the wake of the album’s release; watch/share the segment at http://cbsn.ws/2yTgJdN.

Wide Open follows a trio of albums of R&B and soul covers McDonald recorded for the fabled Motown label, the most recent being 2008’s Soul SpeakWide Open is McDonald’s first album of original material in 17 years, comprised largely of material written over a number of years in-between projects and recorded in his Nashville studio with drummer Shannon Forrest (Faith Hill, Blake Shelton, Tim McGraw, Toto) and an extensive cast of Nashville session musicians.


July 7

Indio, CA

Fantasy Springs Resort

July 8

Healdsburg, CA

Rodney Strong Vineyards

July 10

Sacramento, CA

Crest Theatre

July 13

Los Angeles, CA

Hollywood Bowl*

July 14

Los Angeles, CA

Hollywood Bowl*

July 15

Temecula, CA

Thornton Winery

July 17

Sandy, UT

Sandy City Amphitheater

July 19

Aspen, CO

Belly Up Aspen

July 20

Castle Rock, CO

Phillip S. Miller Amphitheater

July 22

Grand Prairie, TX

Verion Theatre at Grand Prairie

July 24

Chattanooga, TN

Walker Theatre

July 26

Rock Hill, SC

Old Town Amphitheater

July 27

Atlanta, GA

Atlanta Botanical Garden

July 28

Robinsonville, MS

Gold Strike Casino Resort

August 9

Oshkosh, WI

Waterfest Concert Series, Leach Amphitheater

August 11

Arnolds Park, IA

Okoboji Blue Water Festival

Augut 12

Lawrence, KS

Lied Center

August 14

Louisville, KY

Iroquois Amphitheater

August 15

Detroit, MI

Motor City Casino Hotel

August 17

Maumee, OH

35th Northwest Ohio Rib-Off

August 21

New York, NY

Pier 17 at South Street Seaport

August 22

Vienna, VA

Filene Center at Wolf Trap†

August 24

Mount Pocono, PA

Mount Airy Casino Resort Summer Stage

September 9

St. Louis, MO

Loufest Music Festival

September 11

Knoxville, TN

Tennessee Theatre

September 12

Northfield, OH

Hard Rock Live

September 14

Toronto, ON

Sony Centre for the Performing Arts

September 15

Ottawa, ON


September 17

Rutland, VT

The Paramount Theater

September 19

Derry, NH

Tupelo Music Hall

September 21

New Brunswick, NJ

State Theatre New Jersey

September 22

Boston, MA

Emerson Colonial Theatre

September 23

Huntington, NY

The Paramount

*with Kenny Loggins and Christopher Cross

†with Peter Cetera

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