Andrew and Sock Monkey head to Sterling Heights, MI this August for the first ever Mo Pop Festival at Freedom Hill. Very excited to see our pals Old Crow Medicine Show! General onsale begins this Friday at 10am.Tweet
Very exciting…the audio version of David Sedaris’s brand new collection of essays ‘Let’s Explore Diabetes With Owls’ uses a handful of songs from Andrew’s instrumental record ‘Useless Creatures’. Listen to an audio clip HERE.
On Tuesday, June 11th Andrew and a collection of artists including Judy Collins, Allen Toussaint, Bettye LaVette, Suzanne Vega, and Loudon Wainwright III will perform the music of Frank Sinatra at SummerStage in New York’s Central Park for Sinatra in the Park. The gala event will help raise funds to support City Park Foundation’s year round free arts, sports, and education programs.
Information and tickets can be found HERE.
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If you are in New Orleans tonight, Bird and band are playing a warm up show at Chickie Wah Wah. Doors at 8 – c’mon down and watch the fellas shake off the rust before tomorrow’s Jazz fest show. Sunday night, they’ll cap off the weekend with a Tipitina’s show with Dosh opening – so shake a tail feather and go for the trifecta Bird weekend.
Say happy 100th to Woody Guthrie. Be a part of the This Land Is Your Land Project, by way of PBS: http://pbs.org/thislandTweet
Andrew heads to Boston this May to join the lineup at Boston Calling Music Festival! Tickets HERE.
Due to circumstances beyond our control, the venue for Wednesday night’s show in Lima has been moved from Toro Bar to Gotica, at Larcomar Mall, Miraflores. We are very sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. You can contact our local producers if you have further questions at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets purchased for the show at Toro Bar will be accepted at Gotica. See you tomorrow, Lima!Tweet
US tour date updates!
We have just added the illustrious Tipitina’s in New Orleans on April 28th and Traverse City’s City Opera House on April 11th. We’re also happy to share a handful of festival performances including The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, Bottle Rock Napa Valley, SASQUATCH! Music Festival, Newport Folk Festival and Pickathon! More information and ticketing links HERE.Tweet
Just like the tiny warbler, who migrates thousands of miles from northern North America to southern South America, Andrew Bird and his trusty band are en route to the beacon call of the Southern Climes. First stop, Rio. Where the weather looks pretty excellent I must say. Anyone from Rio, Florianópolis, São Paulo, Buenos Aires, Lima, Guadalajara, or Mexico City – por favor post your local tips to Facebook and Twitter. Our favorite suggestions will be rewarded with fabulous prizes. Looking for coffee shops, record stores, art, snacks, your local favorites. We hope to see you! AND… swing by the merch booth for a free download.
2.21 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – Teatro Oi Casagrand
2.22 Florianópolis, Brazil – Teatro Pedro Ivo
2.23 Sao Paulo, Brazil – Cine Joia
2.26 Buenos Aires, Argentina – Niceto Club
2.27 Lima, Peru – Toro Bar
3.1 Mexico City, México DF – Auditorio Blackberry
3.2 Guadalajara, Mexico – Auditorio Charles Chaplin