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ROBERT RANDOLPH & THE FAMILY BAND LIVE IN CONCERT SET FOR SEPTEMBER 27 RELEASE

Tickets on Sale Now For Fall Tour, Which Will Continue Through November




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NEWS SOURCE: Red Light Management
September 20, 2011

On September 27, Dare Records Inc. will release Robert Randolph & the Family Band Live In Concert. This definitive, career spanning album was recorded on Robert Randolph & the Family Band's recent U.S. tour and marks the group's first live collection since their 2002 debut album, Live at the Wetlands. It will include such Robert Randolph & the Family Band classics as "Squeeze" and "If I Had My Way." The latter features Blind Boys Of Alabama's Joey Williams, who also guests on Prince's "Walk Don't Walk." Susan Tedeschi, Ryan Shaw, Chuck Campbell and Nigel Hall join in on the Staple Singers' "I'll Take You There" while Shaw, Tommy Sims, Ryan Scott and The Monophonic Horns guest on Earth, Wind & Fire's classic "Shining Star." The collection also includes a tour de force version of Jimi Hendrix's "Purple Haze."

Robert Randolph & the Family Band have extended their current U.S. headlining tour, adding a series of November shows. The Sheepdogs, Ha Ha Tonka & TAUK will support select dates on the fall tour. Tickets are on sale now. See below for itinerary or visit http://www.robertrandolph.net/.

Randolph has toured extensively in support of the critically acclaimed 2010 studio album We Walk This Road. He recently returned from a series of Australian and European dates that included headlining slots at such prestigious events as the Montreux Jazz Festival. A pedal steel guitarist who came out of the sacred steel tradition, Randolph was named one of the 100 Greatest Guitar Players of All Time by Rolling Stone. Spin called his playing "joyously flashy yet never glib or predictable." Randolph received a GRAMMY® nomination for "Best R&B Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals" for his collaboration with The Clark Sisters on the track "Higher Ground" from the all-star collaboration album Oh Happy Day.

Renowned for their live performances, Robert Randolph & the Family Band haveperformed alongside Dave Matthews Band, Eric Clapton, The Roots, Trombone Shorty and Allen Toussaint. The group has played numerous international festivals, including Bonnaroo, Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival and Australia's Bluesfest. Randolph also plays on the "Experience Hendrix Tour."

The track listing for Robert Randolph & the Family Band Live In Concert is as follows:

1. Traveling Shoes
2. Squeeze
3. Don't Change
4. Sacred Steel
5. If I Had My Way
6. Electric Church
7. Peekaboo
8. I'll Take You There
9. Walk Don't Walk
10. Back To The Wall
11. Shining Star
12. Purple Haze

Robert Randolph & The Family Band - Fall 2011 U.S. Tour
Date City/State Venue Support

9/20 Knoxville, TN Bijou Theatre Lubriphonic
9/22 Nashville, TN WRLT Live On The Green - free show
9/23 Cleveland, OH House of Blues
9/25 Canton, MA Life is Good Festival
10/7 Philadelphia, PA Theatre Of Living Arts TAUK
10/8 Washington, DC 9:30 Club TAUK
10/10 York, PA Pullo Center TAUK
10/12 Milwaukee, WI Turner Hall Ha Ha Tonka
10/13 Madison, WI Barrymore Theatre Ha Ha Tonka
10/14 Minneapolis, MN First Avenue Ha Ha Tonka
10/15 Iowa City, IA Englert Theatre Ha Ha Tonka
10/19 Omaha, NE Slowdown The Sheepdogs
10/20 Ft. Collins, CO Aggie Theatre The Sheepdogs
10/21 Boulder, CO Fox Theater The Sheepdogs
10/22 Denver, CO Bluebird Theater The Sheepdogs
10/24 Albuquerque, NM Sunshine Theater The Sheepdogs
10/26 Dallas, TX Granada Theater The Sheepdogs
10/27 Fayetteville, AR George's Majestic Lounge The Sheepdogs
10/28 Memphis, TN New Daisy Theatre The Sheepdogs
10/29 Chicago, IL Park West
11/11 Richmond, VA The National
11/12 Charleston, SC Music Farm
11/13 Orlando, FL Orlando Calling
11/15 Birmingham, AL WorkPlay Theater
11/18 Winston-Salem, NC Ziggy's
11/19 Baltimore, MD Ram's Head Live

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