Jeff Beck and Buddy Guy announced that they will be play a short tour together, which will make stops in Port Chester, New York City and Canandaigua.
Guitarist Jeff Beck and bluesman Buddy Guy will co-headline the tour this summer. It kicks off July 19 at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester and ends Aug. 10 at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles. The tour includes stops at the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City on July 20 and CMAC in Canandaigua on July 29. They also make a couple other stops in the Northeast at the Borgata in Atlantic City, New Jersey on July 23 and the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, New Jersey.
Jeff Beck, who replaced Eric Clapton in the Yardbirds in 1965, has been a guitar powerhouse for the past 50 plus years. He credits blues great Buddy Guy as being a major influence on his career. Beck said in a press release, “Sharing the stage and this moment with Buddy is a dream for me. His concerts are legendary, and the music world would be a very boring place without his influence.”
In addition to the co-headlining dates, Jeff Beck is scheduled for a couple solo shows at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut on July 22 and at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. More dates for the tour with Buddy Guy are expected to be announced.
Jeff Beck/Buddy Guy tour dates:
July 19 – The Capitol Theatre, Port Chester, NY
July 20 – Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York, NY
July 22 – Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket, CT *
July 23 – Borgata Spa & Resort Event Center, Atlantic City, NJ
July 24 – Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Bethlehem, PA *
July 26 – PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel, NJ
July 27 – Wolf Trap for the Performing Arts, Vienna, VA
July 29 – Constellation Brands Marvin Sands Perf. Arts Center, Canandaigua, NY
July 30 – Meadow Brook, Rochester Hills, MI
July 31 – Ravinia Festival, Highland Park, IL
August 3 – Ascend Amphitheatre, Nashville, TN
August 10 – Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, CA
* Jeff Beck solo show
Source: NYS Music.