Weir and Lesh Add Northeast Furthur Dates
Furthur, the new band featuring Phil Lesh and Bob Weir, has confirmed a handful of December shows. The gigs will take place at New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom on December 8 and 9, Wallingford, CT’s Chevrolet Theater @ Oakdale on December 11 and Asbury Park, NJ’s Asbury Park Convention Hall on December 12 and 13. Like the band’s previous shows, Furthur will also feature RatDog’s Jeff Chimenti (keyboards), Dark Star Orchestra’s John Kadlecik (guitar), RatDog’s Jay Lane (drums) and the Duo’s Joe Russo (drums).
The band recently made its public debut at San Francisco’s Fox Theatre. Weir will play a number of Northeast shows this fall, beginning with a Scaring the Children gig at Brooklyn, NY’s Brooklyn Bowl on October 9.
Furthur’s upcoming shows include:
December 8-9 New York, NY— Hammerstein Ballroom
December 11 Wallingford, CT—Chevrolet Theater @ Oakdale
December 12-13 Asbury Park, NJ—Asbury Park Convention Hall