Julian Marley and The Uprising kicks off the Awake Tour
Julian Marley and The Uprising goes on a cross country U.S. Tour featuring brother Stephen Marley with special guest up and coming Ghetto Youths artiste, Javaughn.
Following the success of his latest full-length album Awake (Ghetto Youths Int'l) just released in April 2009, Julian "JuJu" Marley and his band, The Uprising, hit the road for a cross-country U.S. tour starting October 8th in Jacksonville, FL. Accompanying him on stage will be Grammy-award winning musician, producer and brother, Stephen Marley. Opening act will be the young up-and-coming Ghetto Youths International reggae artist Javaughn.
Labeled as one of Julian's career best, Awake is his third studio release and has already topped the number one slot for reggae downloads on iTunes. His latest single Violence in the Streets featuring Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley, have quickly climbed the online viral charts with the music video already receiving over a million hits on such popular music sites as reggaeville.com!
The Awake Tour offers highlights from his latest album as well as classic Julian Marley hits, music that spans well over his 20-year career. A sure-fire performance that will set precedence for all reggae artists to come, the audience will expect an electrifying and uplifting set of roots music that will inspire, empower and awaken the human spirit.
Catch Julian Marley and The Uprising with special guest Stephen Marley in a city near you!
Dates in Full:
10/14/09 Falls Church, VA @ State Theatre 10/16/09 Hartford, CT @ West Indian Social Club 10/17/09 Foxborough, MA @ Showcase Live! 10/18/09 South Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground - Ballroom 10/19/09 New York, NY @ B.B. King Blues Club & Grill 10/21/09 Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Bowl 10/23/09 Chicago, IL @ Wild Hare 10/24/09 Minneapolis, MN @ Cabooze 10/25/09 Madison, WI @ Barrymore Theatre 10/27/09 Lawrence, KS @ Granada Theatre 10/28/09 Fort Collins, CO @ Aggie Theatre 10/30/09 Boulder, CO @ Fox Theatre 10/31/09 Aspen, CO @ Belly Up Aspen 11/1/09 Durango, CO @ The Abbey Theatre 11/3/09 Salt Lake City, UT @ Club Bliss 11/5/09 Seattle, WA @ Showbox at the Market 11/6/09 Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater 11/7/09 Eugene, OR @ McDonald Theatre 11/8/09 Eureka, CA @ Nocturnum 11/10/09 Ashland, OR @ Historic Ashland Armory 11/11/09 San Francisco, CA @ The Independent 11/12/09 Santa Cruz, CA @ The Catalyst 11/13/09 West Hollywood, CA @ House of Blues - West Hollywood 11/14/09 Pozo, CA @ Pozo Saloon 11/15/09 San Diego, CA @ World Beat Center 11/17/09 Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theatre 11/19/09 Houston, TX @ House of Blues - Houston 11/20/09 Austin, TX @ Aces Lounge 11/21/09 New Orleans, LA @ House of Blues - New Orleans 11/22/09 Miami, FL @ Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts
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