Monday, August 23, 2021

Alice In Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell announces North American tour

Alice In Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell has announced dates for a 2022 solo tour of North America in support of his forthcoming album, “Brighten.”

The seven-week series will open at the legendary First Avenue in Minneapolis, MN on March 24 and run into early May.

“I will be taking my new album, Brighten, on the road in Spring 2022,” says Cantrell. “Looking forward to Rawking out with you all.”

An artist presale starts Tuesday, August 24 at 10 AM local time, with venue presales following on Wednesday, August 25; general public tickets will go on sale Friday, August 27 at 10 AM local time via

Due October 29, “Brighten” sees Cantrell joined a by an extensive cast of rockers, including drummers Gil Sharone and Abe Laboriel, Jr. (Paul McCartney), pedal steel master Michael Rozon, Vincent Jones on piano, Wurlitzer, and organ, Duff McKagan (Guns N’ Roses, Loaded) on select bass tracks, Greg Puciato (Dillinger Escape Plan) handling all of the background vocals and Joe Barresi (Tool, Queens of the Stone Age) overseeing the mixing of the record.

The project delivers eight new Cantrell originals and a cover of Elton John’s 1971 “Madman Across The Water” track, “Goodbye.”

“Brighten” has been launched with the lead single, “Atone.”

Jerry Cantrell

2022 North American tour

Mar 24 - Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
Mar 26 - Chicago, IL @ The Vic Theatre
Mar 28 - Detroit, MI @ St. Andrew's Hall
Mar 29 - Toronto, ON @ History
Mar 31 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Roxian Theatre
Apr 02 - Atlantic City, NJ @ Music Box @ Borgata
Apr 03 - Philadelphia, PA @ Theatre Of Living Arts
Apr 05 - New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
Apr 06 - Boston, MA @ Big Night Live
Apr 08 - Baltimore, MD @ Rams Head Live
Apr 09 - Raleigh, NC @ The Ritz
Apr 10 - Charlotte, NC @ Fillmore
Apr 12 - Orlando, FL @ House of Blues
Apr 13 - St. Petersburg, FL @ Jannus Live
Apr 15 - Atlanta, GA @ Tabernacle
Apr 17 - Nashville, TN @ Ryman Auditorium
Apr 19 - New Orleans, LA @ Fillmore
Apr 21 - Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
Apr 22 - San Antonio, TX @ Aztec Theatre
Apr 23 - Houston, TX @ House of Blues
Apr 25 - Oklahoma City, OK @ Diamond Ballroom
Apr 27 - Denver, CO @ The Summit
Apr 28 - Salt Lake City, UT @ The Depot
May 01 - Portland, OR @- Roseland Theater
May 02 - Seattle, WA @ Moore Theatre
May 04 - Sacramento, CA @ Ace Of Spades
May 05 - Los Angeles, CA @ Belasco Theatre
May 07 - Las Vegas, NV @ House Of Blues
May 08 - San Diego, CA @ House Of Blues

See also:

Alice In Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell releases new single Atone
Alice In Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell finishes new solo album
All-star Alice In Chains tribute highlights Museum Of Pop Culture event
All-star lineup to tribute Alice In Chains at Museum Of Pop Culture event
Search Alice In Chains at hennemusic