Thursday, August 23, 2012

Robert Plant announces South American tour

Robert Plant and The Sensational Space Shifters have announced a fall tour of South America.

The series of dates start October 18 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and wrap on November 9 in Lima, Peru.

Robert debuted his new band in May at the Guildhall in Gloucester, UK.

The Sensational Space Shifters are:

Robert Plant – vocals, harmonica
Juldeh Camara of JuJu – ritti (one-stringed African Violin), kologo (African Banjo), talking drum, vocals.
Justin Adams of JuJu, Jah Wobble – guitar, bendir, vocals
John Baggott of Massive Attack, Portishead – keyboards
Liam “Skin” Tyson of Cast – guitar, vocals
Dave Smith of JuJu, Outhouse Ruhabi – drums and percussion
Billy Fuller of JuJu, Beak – bass guitar, vocals

Robert Plant presents Sensational Space Shifters
South American tour 2012

Oct 18 - Rio De Janeiro, Brazil - Live Music Rocks HSBC Arena
Oct 20 - Belo Horizonte, Brazil – Mirante Olhos D’Agua
Oct 22 - Sao Paulo, Brazil - Espaco das Americas
Oct 23 - Sao Paulo, Brazil - Espaco das Americas
Oct 25 - Brasilia, Brazil – Nilson Nelson Arena
Oct 27 - Curitiba, Brazil – Teatro Positivo
Oct 29 - Porto Alegre, Brazil – Gigantinho
Nov 01 – Buenos Aires, Argentina - Luna Park
Nov 02 – Buenoes Aires - Luna Park
Nov 04 – Cordoba, Argentina - Orfeo Superdomo
Nov 07 – Santiago, Chile - Arena Movistar
Nov 09 – Lima, Peru - Jockey Club

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PHOTO: Robert Plant & Patty Griffin welcome kids on Halloween
Did Robert Plant get married to Patty Griffin?