Lynyrd Skynyrd Announces U.S. Summer Tour and Simple Man Cruise
Lynyrd Skynyrd has announced 19 summer dates across the U.S. in 2014, with their final at-sea concert voyage to follow in November on the Simple Man Cruise.
The southern rock legends begin the tour with an April 4 show in Mesa, Ariz., continue through to a September 13 concert in Pittsburgh. Go to Skynyrd’s official site for more details.
Meanwhile, the Simple Man Cruise, which also includes Foghat and Starship featuring Mickey Thomas in 2014, will sail Nov. 16-20, with stops in Key West, Fla., and the Bahamas along the way. The band says that this eighth cruise will be their last.
Lynyrd Skynyrd, recently inducted into the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame, is led by Gary Rossington, the band’s last remaining original member. Skynyrd has issued several new albums since reforming in the early ’90s, the most recent of which was 2012′s ‘Last of a Dyin’ Breed.’
Lynyrd Skynyrd 2014 Tour
April 4 — Mesa, Ariz., Arizona Bike Week
April 11 — Live Oak, Fla., Wanee Festival
April 12 — Orlando, Universal Studios Florida Main Stage
April 25 — Indio, Calif., Stagecoach Festival
April 26 — Laughlin, Nev., Laughlin Events Center
May 2 — Oklahoma City, Rollin’ Thunder Rally,
May 3 — Newkirk, Okla., First Council Casino
May 23 — Austin, Texas, Circuit of the Americas
May 30 — New Town, N.D., Four Bears Casino & Lodge
May 31 — Sioux Falls, S.D., RibFest
June 6 — Biloxi, Miss., Hard Rock Live
June 12 — Westbury, N.Y., Theatre at Westbury
June 13 — Simsbury, Conn., Simsbury Meadows
June 15 — Gilford, N.H., Meadowbrook
June 20 — New Berlin, Ill, Sangamon County Fair
June 21 — Cullman, Ala., Rock in the South
Aug. 2 — Lincoln, Nebr., Pinewood Bowl Theater
Aug. 3 — Sturgis, S.D., Buffalo Chip Campground.
Sept. 13 — Pittsburgh, PNC Park