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Published: 2011/05/11

Bob Weir to Open for Merle Haggard

Bob Weir will headline his first solo acoustic tour this summer. The Grateful Dead guitarist/singer has now added a date to the brief run. Weir will open for country legend Merle Haggard at Charlottesville, VA’s nTelos Wireless at Charlottesville Pavilion on August 4. As previously reported, Weir will play the nearby Jefferson Theatre later that night. The Grateful Dead covered a number of Haggard’s songs, most notably “Mama Tried” and “Sing Me Back Home.”

Here’s a look at Bob Weir’s solo tour

August 2, Bijou Theatre, Knoxville, Tennessee

August 4 nTelos Wireless at Charlottesville Pavilion, Charlottesville, Virginia (Opening for Merle Haggard)

August 4, Jefferson Theatre, Charlottesville, Virginia

August 5, Colonial Theatre, Pittsfield, Massachusetts

August 6, State Theatre, Portland, Maine

August 7, Location TBA

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joe May 21, 2011, 16:05:40

that rocks. bobby you are the man. good to see nor. cal. boys playin together.

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