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Vintage Trouble adds new US Tour dates

Vintage Trouble will continue their US tour after The Who with headlining shows thru February and March of 2013

* FEBRUARY *

02/28 | Fête | Providence, RI
103 Dike St. Providence, RI 02909

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* MARCH *

03/01 | Stage AE | Pittsburgh, PA
400 North Shore Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
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03/02 | Howard Theatre | Washington, DC
620 T Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001
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03/04 | Highline Ballroom | New York, NY
431 W. 16th Street New York, NY 10011
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03/05 | TT the Bear’s | Cambridge, MA
10 Brookline St. Cambridge, MA 02139
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03/06 | World Café | Philadelphia, PA
3025 Walnut Street Philadelphia, PA
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03/08 | Beat Kitchen | Chicago, IL
2100 West Belmont Chicago, IL 60618
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03/09 | Nether Bar | Minneapolis, MN
111 5th Street North Minneapolis, MN 55403
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03/10 | Magic Stick | Detroit, MI
4120 Woodward Avenue Detroit, MI 48201
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03/14 | SXSW | Austin, TX

03/15 | SXSW | Austin, TX

03/16 | SXSW | Austin, TX

* APRIL *

 

04/06 | Oak Mountain Amphitheatre | Pelham, AL
supporting Dave Matthews

04/13 | Coachella | Indio, CA
81-800 Avenue 51 Indio, CA 90036

04/20 | Coachella | Indio, CA
81-800 Avenue 51 Indio, CA 90036

FREE Concert featuring Vintage Trouble – Saint Petersburg, FLORIDA

FREE Concert featuring Vintage Trouble – Saint Petersburg, FLORIDA

12:00 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013

Mahaffey Theater
400 First Street South
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

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Sunday, January 27th, Bud Light, 102.5-The Bone and 97x will kick-off Superbowl week (and the Pro-Bowl) with a FREE concert event featuring Vintage Trouble on the lawn at The Mahaffey! This is an outdoor concert for all-ages show. Admission is FREE and no ticket is required to enter.
A local band will start the festivities at noon with Vintage Trouble taking the stage at 2pm. Vintage Trouble is flying in for the show and they will kick-off their tour with The WHO the next day!

On the plaza, fans will have the opportunity to compete in mobile gaming challenges to win Bud Light prizes.
To add to the excitement, fans/listeners will have the chance to win a Bud Light Superbowl Party Packages

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Vintage Trouble featured in current Pollstar Magazine and Pollstar.com

Vintage Trouble featured in current Pollstar Magazine and Pollstar.com and selected as the HotStar of the week! We are honored.

text from Pollstar.com

12:01 AM Friday, 1/18/13 words by – Deborah Speer, Pollstar Magazine

Vintage Trouble was in the midst of a weekly residency at Harvelle’s Blues Club in Santa Monica, Calif., when a member of Doc McGhee’s management team saw them and insisted his boss see them, too. The legendary KISS manager signed them on the spot.
When the Who’s Roger Daltrey needed a band to play a benefit party a year or so ago, McGhee booked Vintage Trouble. Now, the Los Angeles four-piece is opening for the Brits on what was originally planned to be “An Evening With” The Who.

“Roger just fell in love with them,” CAA agent Matthew Morgan told Pollstar.
It isn’t hard to see why.
Singer Ty Taylor, with a voice most often compared to Otis Redding, is a fireball of energy – a recent performance on “Late Night With David Letterman” ended with Taylor bolting into the audience and climbing chairs, to his host’s amusement.
Fans of the Black Keys, Gary Clark Jr., and Alabama Shakes, Vintage Trouble combines retro R&B with edgier blues rock for an irresistible combination coupled with a dizzying performance. Morgan described fans as “grabbing at them like they were The Beatles” after one of their opening sets on the Who tour.

“It feels like they are creating true fans and a true following that isn’t going to go anywhere anytime soon,” Morgan said. “One thing about this band: I never, ever, ever have to apologize for how their live performance is.
“They’ve opened for Metallica and Bon Jovi in Europe, and the fans just went nuts – and that says a lot. You couldn’t ask for two more different groups, or types of fans. But it’s just insane.”
Vintage Trouble is entertaining offers from more than 25 festivals for summer, Morgan said, and looking at more opening slots with artists like the Dave Matthews Band, where they can also book late-night club dates in select markets. And there will be headlining tours in March and again in fall.

-Deborah Speer, Pollstar Magazine

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Vintage Trouble on the cover of Pollstar Magazine Feb. 2013
Vintage Trouble on the cover of Pollstar Magazine Feb. 2013

for more touring info please visit www.VintageTrouble.com

Pollstar Magazine

Billboard Magazine Tastemaker Session with Vintage Trouble

Click Here to see the live performance!

See the photo session

Watch the band perform three songs in this Tastemakers @ Sunrise session and talk music, fans and pressure.

We shot this on top of the London Hotel, Los Angeles December 19th, 2012. Got a great view of the Hollywood Hills in the background. It was recorded early in the morning to the major complaints from hotel guests 🙂 We did 3 songs that morning Nobody Told Me, Nancy Lee and Blues hand Me Down. An interview with the band also got added. Enjoy!

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Vintage Trouble featured in Guitar World Magazine

Vintage Trouble got featured in Guitar World Magazine – February 2013 issue.

Guitar World Magazine
Guitar World Magazine

I’m really honored to be part of this magazine! I’m a big fan of the magazine and I always read it myself to find out about new and old guitar players. On this blog we can chat about gear and guitar music in general. Let me know your thoughts!

Here are some cool links to some of the gear listed in the magazine:

Lazy J Amplifiers

Great Les Paul pickups from Monty’s Guitars

Guitar World Magazine

You can also visit Vintage Trouble at the official website www.VintageTrouble.com

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