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Indigo Girls Announce Summer Tour & VEEPS Streaming Special

#LesbianVisibilityWeek seems likes the perfect time to celebrate our trailblazing Indigo Girls who continue to stay busy, touring in support of their latest, Look Long, which was released in Spring of 2020. The pair is also readying the premiere of a streaming concert special, Look Long: Together, for May 8th on the VEEPS platform.

The new tour dates cap off a year’s worth of shows that found the duo braving pandemic life on the road in mid-2021, insisting that the show must go on despite questionable safety. Now joined by an amazing list of co-headliners—Rickie Lee Jones, Brandi Carlile, Neko Case, and Sarah McLachlan, each at different gigs in select cities (see below)— their warm weather 2022 schedule reveals that they saved the best for last.

With an equally thrilling roster of openers featuring Katie Pruitt, Nicole Atkins, Danielle Howle, Becky Warren, Ruthie Foster, and Lucy Wainwright Roche, these gigs promise to be the reassuring musical event of the season. And bear in mind, 35 years into their career with some 16 million records sold, Indigo Girls still change their setlists  each and every night, making sure that the fans who come out again and again are always treated to a totally unique experience.

The Look Long: Together streaming special also offers something unique, as it features the first live performances of material from the album in a full band setting with the musicians that played in the studio. Described as, “… a career-spanning concert special featuring hits, rarities, and for the first time, full-band live renditions of songs from 2020’s Look Long album,” the film also includes as-yet-unnamed special guests, revealing interview segments between songs, and home movie clips. VEEPS is available via Apple TV, Roku, iOS, and Android. Look Long: Together airs May 8 at 6 PM PT/9 PM ET, and tickets are available here.

The summer tour, meanwhile, which also includes a handful of symphony shows and stops in Provincetown, MA, Red Rocks, CO, and  Nashville, TN, is detailed below. Ticket links are here.

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Tour Dates:

25 Apr 2022 Lexington Opera House – Lexington, KY

27 Apr 2022 Thomas Wolfe Auditorium: Harrah’s Cherokee Center – Asheville, NC w/ Danielle Howle

28 Apr 2022 The Fillmore Charlotte – Charlotte, NC / Danielle Howle

29 Apr 2022 Mars Music Hall – Huntsville, AL w/ Kristy Lee

01 May 2022 Beale Street Music Festival – Memphis Fairgrounds, Memphis, TN

03 May 2022 Granada Theater – Dallas, TX w/ Katie Pruitt

04 May 2022 House of Blues: Houston – Houston, TX w/ Katie Pruitt

05 May 2022 Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater – Austin, TX w/ Ruthie Foster

20 May 2022 Powell Symphony Hall, St. Louis (symphony show)

21 May 2022 The Blue Note Columbia, MO – w/ Chapel Hart

22 May 2022 Orpheum Theatre – Wichita , KS – w/ Chapel Hart

24 May 2022 Hoyt Sherman Place – Des Moines, IA – w/ Chapel Hart

25 May 2022 Orpheum Theater – Omaha, NE – w/ Chapel Hart

26 May 2022 Tulsa Theater – Tulsa, OK – w/ Chapel Hart

09 Jun 2022 Cadence Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park – Atlanta, GA w/ Rickie Lee Jones

10 Jun 2022 Hayden Homes Amphitheater – Bend, OR w/ Sarah McLachlan

13 Jun 2022 Washington Center For Performing Arts – Olympia, WA w/ Becky Warren

14 Jun 2022 Mount Baker Theatre – Bellingham, WA – w/ Becky Warren

15 Jun 2022 Woodland Park Zoo Amphitheater – Seattle, WA w/ Becky Warren

17 Jun 2022 Pioneer Courthouse Square – Portland, OR w/ Neko Case

18 Jun 2022 Greek Theatre – Berkeley, CA w/ Brandi Carlile

20 Jun 2022 The Mountain Winery – Saratoga, CA w/ Becky Warren

21 Jun 2022 Gallo Center for the Arts – Modesto, CA w/ Becky Warren

22 Jun 2022 Humphreys Concerts by the Bay – San Diego, CA w/ Becky Warren

24 Jun 2022 Orchestra Hall – Minneapolis, MN (symphony show)

25 Jun 2022 Orchestra Hall – Minneapolis, MN (symphony show)

27 Jun 2022 Paramount Theatre – Cedar Rapids, IA w/ Lucy Wainwright Roche

28 Jun 2022 Cahn Auditorium – Evanston, IL w/ Lucy Wainwright Roche

30 Jun 2022 Summerfest – Milwaukee, WI

01 Jul 2022 Door Community Auditorium – Fish Creek, WI

02 Jul 2022 Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua – Bayfield, WI w/ Lucy Wainwright Roche

08 Jul 2022 Ascend Amphitheater – Nashville, TN w/ Brandi Carlile

09 Jul 2022 Ascend Amphitheater – Nashville, TN w/ Brandi Carlile

11 Aug 2022 Vivint Arena – Salt Lake City, UT w/ Brandi Carlile

14 Aug 2022 Rocky Mountain Folks Festival – Lyons, CO

17 Aug 2022 Dr Pepper Park – Roanoke, VA – TBD

18 Aug 2022 Merriweather Post Pavilion – Columbia, MD w/ Brandi Carlile

21 Aug 2022 Provincetown Town Hall – Provincetown, MA w/ Bitch

21 Aug 2022 Provincetown Town Hall – Provincetown, MA w/ Bitch

23 Aug 2022 Martha’s Vineyard Performing Arts Center – Oak Bluffs, MA – TBD

24 Aug 2022 Pines Theater at Look Park – Florence, MA – w/ Bitch

25 Aug 2022 Bristol Township Ampitheatre – Bristol, PA – TBD

27 Aug 2022 Pavilion at Point of the Bluff Vineyard – Hammondsport, NY – TBD

28 Aug 2022 Lowell Summer Music Series: Boarding House Park – Lowell, MA – TBD

30 Aug 2022 Tanglewood – Lenox, MA w/ Brandi Carlile

31 Aug 2022 Thompson’s Point – Portland, ME w/ Brandi Carlile

08 Sep 2022 Sonoma State University: Weill Hall at The Green Music Center – Rohnert Park,CA

09 Sep 2022 Prescott Parks Arts Festival – Portsmouth, NH

10 Sep 2022 Red Rocks Amphitheatre – Morrison, CO w/ Brandi Carlile

11 Sept 2022 Ghost Ranch – Abiquiu NM

15 Oct 2022 Opelika Songwriters Festival – Opelika, AL w/ Rickie Lee Jones