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Published: 2012/01/09

Johnny Winter Returns To TV

Photo by Paul Natkin

Johnny Winter has not performed on network television since an appearance on Saturday Night Live three decades ago. However on Thursday night he will make his return to the TV spotlight via a performance on The Late Show with David Letterman (for more on the week’s late night musical guests, check out today’s installment of Rocking The Box, which appears each Monday on the site). Winter is currently making the rounds in support of his new album Roots, with a performance set for Tuesday night at B.B. King’s in Times Square. For more on Winter’s recent efforts, check out this feature, just posted to

Johnny Winter Tour Dates

Jan 10 – New York, NY / BB King’s
Jan 14 – Albany, NY / Empire State Plaza
Jan 15 – Morgantown, WV / Mountain Stage
Jan 20 – New Haven, CT / Toad’s Place
Jan 21 – Plymouth, NH / Flying Monkey
Jan 24 – New York, NY / BB King’s
Jan 27 – Shirley, MA / Bull Run
Jan 28 – South Burlington, VT / Higher Ground
Feb 2 – Dallas, TX / Granada Theater
Feb 3 – Houston, TX / Warehouse Live
Feb 12 – Piedmont, NY / Turning Point
Feb 23 – March 18 / Europe
March 31 – Woodstock, NY / Bearsville Theater
April 7 – Londonderry, NH / Tupelo Music Hall
April 14 – Baton Rouge, LA / Baton Rouge Blues Festival
May 15 – Napa, CA / Napa Valley Opera House
May 19 – Dana Point, CA / Doheny Blues Festival
May 29 – Japan
June 10 – Hughesville, PA / Billtown Blues Festival
June 20 – Carrboro, NC / The Arts Cener
June 21 – Virginia Beach, VA / Jewish Mother
June 22 – Alexandria, VA / Birchmere
June 23 – Colonial Beach, VA / High Tides


There are 2 comments associated with this post

dante nelson January 10, 2012, 09:24:00

wonderful !

Mikey May 9, 2015, 13:20:34

I airbrushed up a T-shirt for johnny winter I n the late 80s and got to sit with him on his bus …what a great time that was absolute vodka .and some seconals ..anyway ..then next time I see him is on say night live and wearing the T-shirt I airbrushed for him..he gave me some guitar picks .and a 5ft poster of himself ad a lot concert ihe was playing in mexico ..there’s lots more but no room to wright ..what a amazing individual.. May u rest in peace MB

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