Phillip Philips & Matt Nathanson To Embark On Summer Tour

Phillip PhillipsAmerican Idol, season 11 winner, Phillip Phillips and Matt Nathanson announced that they are teaming up for a 40+ city U.S. co-headline tour. Kicking off on June 17 at San Diego County Fair– the singers will visit major markets including Las Vegas, Cincinnati, and New York, before concluding the tour at the Wisconsin State Fair on Aug. 13. Indie-pop band A Great Big World and singer-songwriter Eric Hutchinson will perform as special guests on select dates.

Pre-sale tickets will be available Tuesday, Mar. 22 starting at 12pm ET, ending Mar. 25 at 10pm local time. General tickets will be available beginning Friday, Mar. 25 (check local listings). American Express® Card Members can purchase tickets in select markets before the general public beginning Wednesday, Mar. 23rd at 10am local time through Friday, June 25th at 10pm local time. Tickets will be available on mattnathanson.com and phillipphillips.com.

Platinum-selling recording artist Phillip Phillips broke into the scene in 2012 upon winning the 11th season of “American Idol” and releasing his first album, The World from the Side of the Moon, which debuted at #4 on the Billboard Top 200 and featured the 5x platinum smash hit “Home.” His last release, Behind The Light, featured radio hit “Raging Fire” which debuted in the Billboard Hot 100. Phillips is currently at work writing and recording his third studio album.

Matt Nathanson’s latest release, Show Me Your Fangs, is being hailed as his most adventurous and prolific album to date featuring the songs, "Giants," "Bill Murray" and "Adrenaline.” 2015 saw Nathanson hit the road with fellow San Francisco natives, Train, on the Picasso on the Wheel Tour and on his own headlining sold-out Show Me Your Fangs Tour.

Dates for Phillip Phillips & Matt Nathanson Summer Tour 2016:

6/17 Del Mar, CA          San Diego County Fair - Grandstand*

6/18 Las Vegas, NV        Mandalay Bay Beach*

6/20 Sandy, UT            Sandy City Amphitheater*

6/21 Missoula, MT         Big Sky Brewery*

6/24 Papillion, NE        Sumter Amphitheater*

6/25 St. Louis, MO        Fox Theatre - St. Louis*

6/26 Indianapolis, IN     Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park*

6/28 Huber Heights, OH    Rose Music Center at The Heights*

7/1  Hampton Beach, NH    Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom*

7/2  Asbury Park, NJ      Stone Pony Summerstage^

7/3  Hyannis, MA          Cape Cod Melody Tent^

7/5  Columbus, OH         EXPRESS LIVE!*

7/6  Northfield, OH       Hard Rock Live^

7/7  Cincinnati, OH       PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center^

7/10 Highland Park, IL    Ravinia Festival^

7/12 Kansas City, MO      Crossroads

7/15 Reno, NV             Grand Theatre - Grand Sierra Resort^

7/17 Seattle, WA          Woodland Park Zoo Amphitheater^

7/19 Livermore, CA        Wente Vineyards^

7/20 Saratoga, CA         The Mountain Winery^

7/22 Costa Mesa, CA       OC Fair and Event Center^

7/23 Phoenix, AZ          Comerica Theatre^

7/26 Tulsa, OK            Brady Theater

7/28 Nashville, TN        Ascend Amphitheater^

7/29 Charlotte, NC        The Uptown Amphitheatre at The Music Factory^

7/31 Raleigh, NC          The Red Hat Amphitheater^

8/2  Pittsburgh, PA       Stage AE^

8/3  New York, NY         Central Park Summer Stage^

8/6  Mashantucket, CT     Foxwoods Resort Casino - Grand Theater*

8/7  Portland, ME         Maine State Pier^

8/9  Philadelphia, PA     Mann Center for the Performing Arts^

8/10 Vienna, VA           Wolf Trap for the Performing Arts^

8/12 Rochester Hills, MI  Meadow Brook^

8/13 West Allis, WI       Wisconsin State Fair^

* Eric Hutchinson

^ A Great Big World

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