Steve Miller Band Announces Summer Tour
Steve Miller is hitting the road, and it includes a stop in the Tri-State Area.
The 35-date summer trek — “An Amazing Evening of Original American Music: Classic Rock Meets Classic Country”–will kick off June 13 in Des Moines, Iowa with a July 24 stop planned for Pier 17 in New York City.
Miller will also head out on a brief spring tour — dubbed “An Evening with Steve Miller Band””–beginning with a March 12 concert in Clearwater, Florida, through a March 24 gig in Southaven, Mississippi.
In other news, Miller will attend the commencement ceremonies at is alma mater– the University of Wisconsin-Madison–on May 10. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer will be awarded with an honorary degree of music. Miller attended seven semesters as a comparative literature major at the university, including a year abroad studying at the University of Copenhagen, before leaving without graduating to pursue a music career in Chicago.