Today, nine-piece funk powerhouse Turkuaz announced a new batch of Spring 2017 tour dates. The tour will cover uncharted territory for the band as the make their way through the South, stopping to headline the Easter Island Festival in Oklahoma and play Austin, TX’s Euphoria Festival alongside Pretty Lights, Chromeo, The Disco Biscuits, and more. The run also features performances in at Wanee Festival in Live Oak, FL and wraps up with a two-night stand in New Orleans during Jazz Fest supporting moe. As was previously announced, after the main run the band will head to Red Rocks with Lettuce in early May, Bonnaroo in early June, and Northwest String Summit and Floyd Fest in July.In addition to sharing the new dates, the band has announced that rising L.A. instrumental trio Organ Freeman will be joining them for nearly 20 stops along the tour. With a potent funk sound and impressive musicianship, the addition of Organ Freeman adds an extra layer of excitement for the upcoming run of performances.You can check out a full list of dates below. For more information, or to purchase tickets for any of the shows, visit the band’s website.Turkuaz 2017 Tour Dates (* w/ Organ Freeman; ^ w/ moe.)03/02 Salt Lake City, UT: The State Room03/03 Las Vegas, NV: Beauty Bar03/04 Phoenix, AZ: McDowell Mountain03/06 Steamboat Springs, CO: Schmiggity’s03/07 Frisco, CO: Barkley Ballroom03/09 Durango, CO: Animas City Theatre03/10 Telluride, CO: Sheridan Opera House03/11 Santa Fe, NM: Skylight03/12 Taos, NM: Taos Mesa*03/15 Davenport, IA: Redstone Room*03/16 Urbana, IL: Canopy Club*03/17 Columbus, OH: Woodland Tavern03/18 Columbus, OH: Woodland Tavern03/19 Kalamazoo, MI: Bell’s Brewery*03/21 Morgantown, WV: Mainstage*03/23 Ithaca, NY: The Haunt*03/24 Lancaster, PA: Chameleon Club*03/25 Stroudsburg, PA: Sherman Theater*04/06 Kansas City, MO: Knuckleheads Saloon04/07 Keetonville, OK: Easter Island04/08 Dallas, TX: Curtain Club04/09 Austin, TX: Euphoria Festival04/12 Fayetteville, AR: George’s Majestic Lounge*04/13 St. Louis, MO: Ready Room*04/14 Lexington, KY: Cosmic Charlies*04/15 Bloomington, IN: The Bluebird*04/18 Chattanooga, TN: Revelry Room*04/19 Athens, GA: Georgia Theatre*04/20 Charleston, SC: The Pour House*04/21 Live Oak, FL: Wanee Festival04/25 Oxford, MS: The Lyric*04/26 Jackson, MS: Duling Hall*04/27 Birmingham, AL: Saturn*04/28 New Orleans, LA: Civic Theatre^04/29 New Orleans, LA: Civic^05/13 Morrison, CO: Red Rocks06/08 Manchester, TN: Bonnaroo Music Festival07/14 Noth Plains, OR: Northwest String Summit07/28 Floyd, VA: Floyd Fest07/29 Floyd, VA: Floyd Fest
Padraig Harrington is celebrating his first PGA tour title since 2008 after capturing the Honda Classic yesterday.The former Open winner took the title after a dramatic play-off with Daniel Berger and has now secured a spot at the Masters in Augusta next month.43 year old Harrington came from five shots back with 11 holes remaining.