The Dead South Achieves A Rare Feat
As Second-Ever U.S. & UK Tours Near SOLD OUT In Entirety
Astonishing Band Nominated For 2018 JUNO Awards For “Traditional Roots Album Of The Year” (Illusions & Doubt) and “Breakthrough Group of the Year”
With Wry Tales Of Outliers & Outlaws From The Voices Of Canada’s Countryside
“The Dead South are a Saskatchewan band with a bright future.” – CBC Music
Los Angeles, CA – Canadian band The Dead South is nearing SOLD OUT in entirety with the band’s second-ever U.S. & UK tours, featuring performances in Austin (SXSW), Los Angeles, London, Manchester, Denver, Portland and more. View full tour dates below. The Dead South is a homage of southern culture, vintage country and prairie roots music with an eminently fresh ethic and experimental approach that deems a must-see and must-listen reputation.
The group has been drawing international attention and grassroots fan devotion with sold-out performances that has garnered two prestigious 2018 JUNO nominations (“Traditional Roots Album of the Year”, “Breakthrough Group of the Year”), 77 million views on YouTube with apex charting on Billboard and iTunes while landing a Road Gold certification for touring from the Canadian Independent Musician Association. View the band’s brand new CBC Music JUNO feature HERE.
The Dead South has been making waves since the 2015 debut of their LP, Good Company, that recently hit the Top 50 on Billboard and the Top 20 on iTunes’ U.S. overall chart. They debunked the “sophomore slump” with Illusion & Doubt (Curve Music/Entertainment One) in 2016, hitting the Top 5 on Billboard’s “Bluegrass Albums” chart entering the top 30 on the U.S. iTunes Country chart.
Illusion & Doubt’s lead single “In Hell I’ll Be In Good Company” has taken on a life of its own, becoming a live staple as the video went viral with over 47 million streams on YouTube and counting. View HERE.
A performance from The Dead South is unrivaled. See why the band is becoming essential in the conversations of emerging talents as they continue to sell-out rooms across the world.
The Dead South Is: Nate Hilts (Guitar/Vox), Scott Pringle (Mandolin/Guitar/Backup Vox), Danny Kenyon (Cello), Erik Mehlson (Cello) and Eliza Mary Doyle (Banjo).
The Dead South U.S. Spring Tour Dates
3/8 – Ontario, OR – Four Rivers Cultural Center SOLD OUT
3/9 – Seattle, WA – Tractor Tavern SOLD OUT
3/10 – Bend, OR – Volcanic Theatre Pub SOLD OUT
3/11 – Portland, OR – Wonder Ballroom SOLD OUT
3/13 – Los Angeles – Echoplex SOLD OUT
3/14 – Tempe, AZ – Yucca Tap Room SOLD OUT
3/16 – Austin, TX (SXSW) – The Continental Club
3/17 – Austin, TX (SXSW) – Lucille
3/19 – San Antonio, TX – 502 Bar SOLD OUT
3/21 – The Woodlands, TX – Dosey Doe SOLD OUT
3/22 – Oklahoma City, TX – Tower Theatre
3/23 – Wichita, KS – Nortons Brewing Company
3/24 – Denver – Cervantes’ Other Side SOLD OUT
3/25 – Winter Park, CO – Ullr’s
3/26 – Vail, CO – Vail Ale House
5/4 – Plateville, WI – City Hall
5/5 – Chicago, IL – Reggie’s Rock Club
5/6 – Mattoon, IL – Mattoon American Legion Post 88
5/7 – Des Moines, IA – Wooly’s
5/8 – Fargo, ND – The Aquarium
5/26 – Kansas City, MO – Westport Roots Festival