Devon Allman & Duane Betts Announce New Album & Tour As ‘The Allman Betts Band’

first_imgEarlier this year, Devon Allman–son of Gregg Allman–announced The Devon Allman Project with special guest Duane Betts–son of Dickey Betts. The two toured extensively together throughout the year, and, today, have announced that they will join forces to form The Allman Betts Band. With the new band announcement comes the news of a new album and 2019 tour.The Allman Betts Band will kick off 2019 with their debut album, along with a worldwide tour that will feature “new music, songs from their solo projects and classic Allman Brothers and Gregg Allman tunes in honor of the 50th anniversary of The Allman Brothers Band”. According to the press release, the new album is due out in Spring of 2019, and will be produced by Matt Ross-Spang (Jason Isbell, Margo Price, John Prine and Elvis Presley).The Allman Betts Band, which the press release refers to as “the new ABB”, will include Devon and Duane, along with Berry Oakley Jr. (son of original Allman Brothers Band bassist Berry Oakley), slide guitarist Johnny Stachela, and DAP percussionists R. Scott Bryan (Sheryl Crow) and John Lum.The forthcoming record will feature Chuck Leavell (former ABB keyboardist and current musical director of the Rolling Stones) and Peter Levin (Gregg Allman Band Hammond B3 player).Before the launch of The ABB in 2019, you can find Devon and Duane on tour through late February 2019 as The Devon Allman Project with special guest Duane Betts. Ticket links and information for those shows can be found here.Devon Allman Project w/ Special Guest Duane Betts DatesNov 9, 2018 | Sioux City, IA @ Anthem at Hard Rock Hotel & CasinoDec 2, 2018 | Phoenix, AZ @ Music Instrument Museum TheaterDec 4, 2018 | Los Angeles, CA @ Teragram BallroomDec 6, 2018 | Hermosa Beach, CA @ Saint RockeDec 7, 2018 | Ramona, CA @ Ramona MainstageDec 8, 2018 | San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore (Allman Family Revival)Dec 9, 2018 | Jackson, CA @ Jackson RancheriaDec 11, 2018 | Bend, OR @ Tower TheatreDec 12, 2018 | Boise, ID @ The OlympicDec 13, 2018 | Salt Lake City, UT @ The State RoomDec 14, 2018 | Jackson Hole, WY @ The Mangy MooseDec 15, 2018 | Vail, CO @ Vail Snow Days with Shakey GravesDec 16, 2018 | Greeley, CO @ Moxi TheaterDec 26, 2018 | St. Louis, MO @ Old Rock HouseDec 27, 2018 | Nashville, TN @ Exit InDec 28, 2018 | New Orleans, LA @ TipitinasDec 29, 2018 | Birmingham, AL @ SaturnDec 30, 2018 | Atlanta, GA @ Buckhead TheatreDec 31, 2018 | Macon, GA @ Grand Opera House with special guest Berry Oakley Jr.Jan 20-24, 2019 | Runaway Bay, Jamaica @ Gov’t Mule’s Island Exodus with Gov’t Mule, Lukas Nelson & Ron HollowayJan 28, 2019 | Park City, UT @ The Cabin (Devon & Duane acoustic @ Sundance Festival)Feb 14-18, 2019 | Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Rock Legends Cruise VI with Roger Daltrey and Buddy GuyFeb 20, 2019 | Stuart, FL @ Lyric TheaterFeb 21, 2019 | Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Parker PlayhouseFeb 22, 2019 | Ocala, FL @ Reilly Arts CenterFeb 23, 2019 | Ormond Beach, FL @ The Pavilion at Destination DaytonaFeb 24, 2019 | Clearwater, FL @ Clearwater Sea-Blues FestivalFeb 25 – March 1, 2019 | Tampa, FL @ Keepin’ The Blues Alive w/ Joe Bonamassa and Kenny Wayne ShepherdThe Allman Betts Band DatesMar 28, 2019 | Torrington, CT @ Warner TheatreMar 29, 2019 | Plymouth, NH @ Flying Monkey PACMar 30, 2019 | Plattsburgh, NY @ The Strand TheaterApr 4, 2019 | Huntington, NY @ The ParamountApr 5, 2019 | Stowe, VT @ Spruce Peak PACApr 6, 2019 | Staten Island, NY @ St. George TheatreApr 11, 2019 | Homer, NY @ Center for the ArtsApr 12, 2019 | Newton, NJ @ Newton TheaterApr 13, 2019 | Beverly, MA @ Cabot TheaterJun 29, 2019 | New Martinsville, WV @ Back Home FestivalSep 1, 2019 | Lakeville, PA @ Cove Haven Southern Rock FestivalView All Tour Dateslast_img read more