Gary Clark Jr. Joins Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival


Warner Bros. Records' ascending artist Gary Clark Jr., will join his good friend Eric Clapton for the latter's annual Crossroads Guitar Festival, which will take place at New York City's fabled Madison Square Garden April 12th and 13th. In addition, the Austin-born singer, songwriter, and guitarist will support Clapton on a string of dates in the U.K. in May, including seven nights at the Royal Albert Hall. Please see below for all of Clark's upcoming tour dates, including several festivals around the U.S. in May and June.

Apr 12, 13 New York, NY Crossroads @ Madison Square Garden

Apr 14 Fort Lauderdale, FL Tortuga Music Festival

Apr 26 New Orleans, LA Jazz & Heritage Festival

May 3 West Palm Beach, FL Sunfest

May 4 Atlanta, GA Shaky Knees Festival

May 5 Memphis, TN Beale St. Music Festival

May 11 Columbia, MD Sweetlife Festival

May 13 Birmingham, UK LG Arena w/ Eric Clapton

May 14 Manchester, UK MEN Arena w/ Eric Clapton

May 17, 18, 20, 21, 23, 24 & 26 London, UK Royal Albert Hall w/Eric Clapton

June 1 Philadelphia, PA The Roots Picnic

June 8 Hunter, NY Mountain Jam Festival

June 9 New York, NY Governor's Ball Music Festival

Clark is touring in support of his current album Blak and Blu, which debuted on the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart at No. 6 and received raves from many major music outlets. The 29-year-old Austin native has become a legitimate break-out phenomenon across the globe through hard touring and a commitment to giving his all night after night with enthralling, sweat-soaked live performances, as well as powerful music that presents Clark's unique interpretation of styles both old and new and delivered in his own inimitable way. For more information, visit www.garyclarkjr.com.