Dave Matthews Band is hitting the road starting next month to kick off their 2012 Winter Tour to promote their newly released album, “Away From The World.”
“Away From The World,” is currently No. 4 on the Billboard 200, down from No. 1 last week. The new album, DMB’s first studio release since 2009’s “Big Whiskey and the GrooGrux King,” is also No. 2 on the Billboard Rock Albums Chart.
Dave Matthews Band will kick off its 2012 Winter Tour Nov. 30 at the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J. (scroll below to get the full list of tour dates.) DMB will jam at the IZOD center again on Dec. 31 before heading to Lousville, Ky., where Dave Matthews will rock the KFC Yum! Center on Dec. 4.
DMB then travels to the United Center in Chicago for a Dec. 5 date before going north to Canada for a Dec. 7tour date at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto.
Dave Matthews Band returns to the states for a gig at the Mohegan Sun Resort and Casino-Arena in Uncasville, Conn., Dec. 8.
The band then heads to Boston for a show at the TD Garden Dec. 9.
DMB then plays the Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Ga., Dec. 11, followed by PNC Arena Dec. 12 in Raleigh, N.C.
After Raleigh comes two shows at the John Paul Jones Arena Dec. 14 and Dec. 15 in Charlottesville, Va.
DMB then takes two days off before resuming their 2012 Winter Tour Dec. 18 at the 1st Mariner Arena in Baltimore.
In the home stretch of the Dave Matthews Band 2012 Winter Tour, the band plays the Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, N.H., Dec. 19, followed by a Dec. 21 show at the newly christened Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
DMB ends their 2012 Winter Tour at Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Center Dec. 22.
Dave Matthews Band 2012 Winter Tour Schedule:
11/30 – East Rutherford, N.J. IZOD Center
12/1 – East Rutherford, N.J. IZOD Center
12/4 – Lousville, Ky. KFC Yum! Center
12/5 – Chicago United Center
12/7 – Toronto Air Canada Centre
12/8 – Uncasville, Ct. Mohegan Sun Resort and Casino-Arena
12/9 – Boston TD Garden
12/11 – Duluth, Ga. Gwinnett Center
12/12 – Raleigh, N.C. PNC Arena
12/14 – Charlottesville, Va. John Paul Jones Arena
12/15 – Charlottesville, Va. John Paul Jones Arena
12/18 – Baltimore 1st Mariner Arena
12/19 – Manchester, N.H. Verizon Wireless Arena
12/21 – Brooklyn Barclays Center
12/22 – Philadelphia Wells Fargo Center
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