Billy Strings Unveils First Live Album and Fall Tour Dates

By Stu Kelly / May 28, 2024

The virtuoso bluegrass guitarist Billy Strings made an exciting double announcement earlier today. He revealed his highly anticipated live album and a set of fall tour dates for 2024. The live album, Billy Strings—Live Vol. 1, will be released on July 12 via Rounder Records and available in various formats.

The 2024 fall tour will kick off with his fourth annual Renewal festival in Buena Vista, Colorado, on September 27 and 28. The 16-date tour is notable for its multiple two-night runs, starting with performances in Clarkston, Michigan, at Pine Knob Music Theatre on October 4 and 5.

The tour will head to Indianapolis for back-to-back shows at Gainbridge Fieldhouse on October 11 and 12. Following this, Strings will perform two nights in Huntsville, Alabama, at The Orion Amphitheater on October 18 and 19. The month will conclude with a Halloween show at Baltimore’s CFG Bank Arena on October 31, followed by another performance at the same venue on November 1.

After a short break, the tour will pick up in December with two nights at the FedEx Forum in Memphis, Tennessee, on December 6 and 7. Billy Strings will head to Tulsa, Oklahoma, for a performance at the BOK Center on December 10.

The tour will wrap up in Texas with a show at Fort Worth’s Dickies Arena on December 12, followed by two nights in Austin. The first Austin show on December 13 will take place at the intimate ACL Live at The Moody Theater, and the final tour performance on December 14 will be held at the larger Moody Center.

A pre-sale for tickets to Billy Strings’ 2024 fall tour (excluding Renewal) will start on Wednesday, June 12, at 10 a.m. ET. Fans can sign up for pre-sale access via Billy Strings’ official website. General public ticket sales will begin on Friday, June 14, at 10 a.m. local time. Additionally, past Renewal attendees will have early access to pre-sale tickets starting Tuesday, June 4, with the general on-sale beginning Thursday, June 6.

Billy Strings—Live Vol. 1, his first-ever live album, will capture the electrifying energy of his performances. This release has been long-awaited by fans who have experienced his dynamic shows in person and those who have followed his rise in the bluegrass scene. The album, out July 12, will be available in multiple formats, catering to a wide range of listeners.

Billy is keeping the specific tracklist for the live album close to the chest. Beginning July 1, fans can guess the complete tracklist to win free Billy Strings tickets for life. More details will be announced soon, and fans can sign up for updates here

With a new live album and an extensive tour on the horizon, 2024 is shaping up to be a monumental year for Billy Strings and his fans. For complete ticketing details and to register for pre-sale access, visit Billy Strings’ official website.

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