With Tour Underway, Alabama Shakes Averaging $115 Ticket on Resale Market

May 27, 2015

(UPDATE 5/27/15) American rock outfit Alabama Shakes kicked off its spring and summer run of shows earlier this month and will wind across North America through September. 28 shows remain along the four-month stint, and the band is seeing its success flood onto the secondary ticket market.

According to TicketIQ, the average secondary price for Alabama Shakes tickets is $114.96. The quartet plays its most expensive show on August 13 at Greek Theatre in Los Angeles. That show owns a secondary ticket price average of $278.21 and get-in price, or the cheapest available ticket, is listed for $88. The second most expensive gig will be held on August 4 at Red Butte Garden in Salt Lake City, where tickets average at $171.39 and get-in price starts at $115.

If searching for the band’s cheapest upcoming show, look no further than June 9 at nTelos Wireless Pavilion in Charlottesville, Virginia. The show currently sees tickets average at $58.11 on the secondary market and get-in price is $48. The following night, the band plays its second least expensive gig at Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park in North Carolina. Tickets own a median price of $64.96 and the cheapest available ticket is listed for $59.

The Alabama Shakes will be on the road through September 22, ultimately wrapping at Artpark Mainstage in Lewiston, New York.

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Alabama Shakes Announce Additional Summer Tour Dates

(UPDATE 5/11/15) Alabama Shakes have announced additional dates on their summer stretch of tour dates in support of Sound & Color, their sophomore studio effort that dropped last month. The band will play 10 more shows between July and September, raising the total number of shows along the four-month road stint to 42.

The newly added list of dates include stops Iroquois Amphitheater in Louisville, Idaho Botanical Garden, Marymoor Park, Greek Theatre in Los Angeles and the Santa Barbara Bowl. View the complete list of tour dates below, with all recently announced gigs listed in bold.

Alabama Shakes 2015 Tour Dates

5/13 - Birmingham UK @ O2 Academy Birmingham
5/15 - Brighton, UK @ The Great Escape Festival
5/16 - Manchester, UK @ O2 Apollo
5/28 - St. Louis, MO @ The Fox Theatre w/very special guest Father John Misty
5/29 - Kansas City, MO @ The Starlight Theatre w/very special guest Father John Misty
5/30 - Minneapolis, MN @ Hall's Island w/very special guest Father John Misty
6/2 - Indianapolis, IN @ The Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park w/very special guest Father John Misty
6/3 - Detroit, MI @ Masonic Temple Theatre w/very special guest Father John Misty
6/5 - Seaside Heights, NJ @ Gentlemen of the Road
6/6 - Toronto, ON @ Field Trip Music & Arts Festival
6/7 - Hunter Mountain, NY @ Mountain Jam Festival
6/9 - Charlottesville, VA @ nTelos Wireless Pavilion w/special guest Strand of Oaks
6/10 - Cary, NC @ Koka Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park w/special guest Courtney Barnett
6/12 - Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival
6/27 - Beuningen, Netherlands @ Down The Rabbit Hole
6/28 - Werchter, Belgium @ Rock Werchter
7/1 - Gdynia, Poland @ Open’er Festival
7/4 - Dublin, Ireland @ Marlay Park w/Paolo Nutini
7/5 - Belfort, France @ Eurockéennes de Belfort
7/8 - Lucca, Italy @ Summer Festival Lucca w/Paolo Nutini
7/9 - Montreux, Switzerland @ Montreux Jazz Festival w/Paolo Nutini
7/10 - Rotterdam, Netherlands @ North Sea Jazz Festival
7/12 - Perthshire, Scotland @ T In The Park 2015
7/30 - Louisville, KY @ Iroquois Amphitheater
7/31 - Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza
8/1 - Council Bluffs, IA @ Harrah’s Council Bluffs Casino & Hotel
8/5 - Bosie, ID @ Idaho Botanical Garden
8/7 -Troutdale, OR @ Edgefield w/special guest Blake Mills
8/8 - Redmond, WA @ Marymoor Park

8/9 - Squamish, BC @ Squamish Valley Music Festival
8/12 - San Diego, CA @ SDSU Open Air Theatre w/special guest Blake Mills
8/13 - Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre w/special guest Blake Mills
8/14 - Santa Barbara, CA @ Santa Barbara Bowl w/Chicano Batman

8/16 - Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre w/very special guests Drive-By Truckers
8/18 - Grand Prairie, TX @ Verizon Theatre w/very special guests Drive-By Truckers
8/21 - Alpharetta, GA @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park

9/17 - Philadelphia, PA @ Mann Center for the Performing Arts w/very special guests Drive-By Truckers
9/18 - Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion w/very special guests Drive-By Truckers
9/19 - Queens, NY @ Forest Hills Stadium w/very special guests Drive-By Truckers
9/22 - Lewiston, NY @ Afterpark
10/2-4 - Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits Festival
11/18 - London, UK @ O2 Academy London

(UPDATE 3/2/15) Following a performance on Saturday Night Live, Alabama Shakes have announced a few additional dates for their 2015 North American tour. The tour will kick off with two nights at New York City’s Beacon Theatre on March 11 and 12. Both of those nights have sold out and tickets are currently averaging over $130 on the secondary market for those two shows.

Overall for shows on the secondary market that currently have inventory, Alabama Shakes tickets have an average price of $121.49. Most tickets for these upcoming shows will go on sale on Friday, March 6. There will also be a presale for some shows on Wednesday, March 4.

Among these shows will be a few festivals, such as Squamish Valley Music and Arts Festival and Field Trip Music and Arts Festival, both in Canada. Below is an updated list of Alabama Shakes tour dates in 2015:

March 11 New York, NY—Beacon Theater

March 12 New York, NY—Beacon Theater

March 14 Chicago, IL—The Chicago Theatre

March 15 Milwaukee, WI—Riverside Theater

March 17 Madison, WI—Overture Center for the Arts

March 18 Champaign, IL—The Virginia Theatre

March 20 Memphis, TN—Minglewood Hall

March 21 Knoxville, TN—Historic Tennessee Theatre

April 2 Newton, AUS—Enmore Theatre

April 3 Byron Bay, AUS—Byron Bay Bluesfest

April 4 Byron Bay, AUS—Byron Bay Bluesfest

April 8 Tempe, AZ—Marquee Theatre

April 10 Indio, CA—Coachella

April 11 Berkeley, CA—Greek Theatre

April 17 Indio, CA—Coachella

April 18 Las Vegas, NV—Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas

May 15 Brighton, UK—Great Escape Festival

May 28 St. Louis, MO—Fox Theatre

May 29 Kansas City, MO—Starlight Theatre

May 30 Minneapolis, MN—Hall’s Island

June 2 Indianapolis, IN—Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River

June 3 Detroit, MI—Masonic Temple Theatre

June 5 Seaside Heights, NJ—Gentlemen of the Road

June 6-7 Toronto, ON—Field Trip Music & Arts Festival

June 9 Charlottesville, VA—nTelos Wireless Pavilion

June 10 Cary, NC—Koka Booth Amphiteatre

June 11-14 Manchester, TN—Bonnaroo

June 27 Beuningen, NED—Down the Rabbit Hole

July 8 Lucca, ITA—Summer Festival Lucca

July 10 Rotterdam, NED—North Sea Jazz Festival

August 7-9 Squamish, BC—Squamish Valley Music Festival

August 16 Morrison, CO—Red Rocks Amphitheatre


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Alabama Shakes Announce 2015 Tour Dates

(2/5/15) Roots rock band Alabama Shakes will be heading out on tour this spring including some appearances at some music festivals this summer. The band last put out Boys & Girls, their debut in 2012 to much acclaim and are set to release their sophomore records later this year. The tour kicks off on March 11th in New York City at the Beacon Theatre. A second show at the Beacon Theatre in New York on March 12th has the cheapest average ticket price of $139.85, compared to the tour average of $188.94. On March 21st Alabama Shakes will play Knoxville, Tennessee at the Historic Tennessee Theatre. This show has the most expensive ticket price of $266.04. On April 10th and the 17th the band will be at the Coachella Music Festival in Indio, California where they will share the stage with Interpol, Tame Impala, and others. In between the Coachella appearances the band will play the famous Greek Theatre in Berkeley, California on April 11th. On June 6th Alabama Shakes will be at the Mountain Jam FEstival in Hunter Mountain, New York and on the weekend of June 11th at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee. A complete list of tour dates, festival appearances, and information on opening acts can be found below:

Alabama Shakes 2015 Tour Dates

03/11 – New York, NY @ The Beacon Theatre *

03/12 – New York, NY @ The Beacon Theatre *

03/14 – Chicago, IL @ The Chicago Theatre *

03/15 – Milwaukee, WI @ The Riverside Theater *

03/17 – Madison, WI @ Overture Center for the Arts ^

03/18 – Champaign, IL @ The Virginia Theatre ^

03/20 – Memphis, TN @ Minglewood Hall ^

03/21 – Knoxville, TN @ Historic Tennessee Theatre ^

04/08 – Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theatre #

04/10 – Indio, CA @ Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

04/11– Berkeley, CA @ The Greek Theatre

04/17 – Indio, CA @ Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

04/18 – Las Vegas, NV @ Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas #

06/07 – Hunter Mountain, NY @ Mountain Jam Festival

6/11-14 – Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival


* = w/ Songhay Blues

^ = w/ Promised Land Sound

# = w/ Allah-Las

& = w/ Neko Case