In just a few days, Danielson will be packin‚Äô the van and heading off to make musical merriment in several fine cities, along with Ben + Vesper and Ortolan, as part of the Familyre Drive Spring Tour.
Highlights of the tour include a stop at Austin’s Beauty Bar for the Sounds Familyre showcase SXSW, and a trip to St. Augustine, Fla. to perform at the Harvest of Hope Fest. The Harvest of Hope Fest is a family friendly and environmentally friendly event designed to benefit migrant farm workers, and includes three days of music March 12-14. In addition to Danielson, this year’s lineup includes Billy Bragg, The Mountain Goats, Dr. Dog, Rogue Wave and many more.
Here‚Äôs the full tour itinerary:
03/07/10 Philadelphia, PA –¬†Kung Fu Necktie¬†w/ Ben & Vesper, Ortolan
03/08/10 Brooklyn, NY –¬†Knitting Factory¬†w/ Ben & Vesper, Ortolan
03/10/10 Baltimore, MD –¬†Ottobar¬†w/ Ben & Vesper, Ortolan
03/11/10 Chapel Hill, NC –¬†Local 506¬†w/ Ben & Vesper, Ortolan
03/12/10 Athens, GA –¬†40 Watt Club¬†w/ Ben & Vesper, Ortolan
03/13/10 Orlando, FL – The Stardust ¬† w/ Ben & Vesper, Ortolan
03/14/10 Elkton, FL –¬†Harvest of Hope Festival¬†w/ Ben & Vesper, Ortolan
03/15/10 Tallahassee, FL –¬†Club Downunder¬†w/ Ben & Vesper, Ortolan, Fruit Bats
03/17/10 Austin, TX –¬†SXSW- Beauty Bar
03/18/10 Austin, TX –¬†SXSW
03/19/10 Denton, TX –¬†Hailey’s¬†w/ Ben & Vesper, Ortolan
03/20/10 Memphis, TN –¬†Hi Tone¬†w/ Ben & Vesper, Ortolan
05/07/10 Minehead, United Kingdom – All Tomorrow’s Parties (Butlin’s Holiday Centre)