You all have asked, and we listened… Introducing the all new Revivalists merchandise line featuring the Rockhand Tee, Tahiti Blue Bird Women’s Tee, Firefly Jar Tee, Trucker Hat, and Indian/Panda Toddler Tees and Onesies.
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BACK-TO-BACK SHOWS AT BLUEBIRD THEATER – POST PHISH!
Are you ready for the best Labor Day Weekend ever?! We’ll see ya for back to back shows Friday and Saturday night at The Bluebird Theater POST Phish. Come over after the show and rage with us!
It may have been a Tuesday night but it soon seemed like a weekend night as soon as David Shaw (vocals, guitar) and The Revivalists started to really get going. Shaw asked the crowd to move right up close and the spaced out room became very intimate in no time. One thing you will find in many Revivalists shows is Shaw enjoys to be part of the crowd, often jumping into the crowd and mingling with his fans. Shaw has so much soul in his voice and his actions at times really speaks largely to what this band has become. He is backed by some solid musicians and his band has just as much fun on the stage that Shaw seems to have off stage. The seven piece band played their hearts out and it may have been a smaller show in the grand scheme of things but they sure didn’t give that impression to the Buffalo fans.
Setlist: All in The Family, When I’m Able, Stand Up, Concrete, Keep Going, Catching Fireflies, Two Ton, Not Turn Away, Navigate Below, It Was a Sin, Soulfight, Fade Away, Souls To Loud
View the photo gallery at UpstateLive.com
We are stoked to announce that we will be returning to Philadelphia November 19th at the TLA, New York City November 20th at Irving Plaza, and we will also be joining Umphrey’s McGee – for their 2,000th show! – November 8th at the Orpheum Theater in Madison, WI. Tickets for all these three shows go on-sale today.
Our buds in Red Wanting Blue will be joining us for the Irving Plaza show, as well as the already announced November shows in Chicago, Syracuse, Burlington, Portland & Cambridge.
Lastly ATTN: Charleston, Live Oak & Nashville – come hang out with us tonight, tomorrow and Sunday! Also Denver, we’re checking in with you for two shows post-Phish next Friday and Saturday before heading to Jazz Aspen and we can’t wait to see you.
Just with its name alone, The Revivalists evokes the tradition of New Orleans funk that surrounds its hometown. With big horns, wah-wah guitar, and indelible, funky rhythms pervading each song, the band’s latest release, City Of Sound, projects that NOLA feel loud and clear.
But, as evidenced in “Navigate Below,” there’s a strong rock sensibility, teased out by the growl of lead singer David Shaw. Renowned for its live performances, The Revivalists’ showcase an uncanny ability to genre-blend and create a sound that at once calls back to the past and navigates its own distinct path. Hear The Revivalists perform live in the Soundcheck studio.
Stream the live performance at soundcheck.wnyc.org
UPDATE: Sorry, this contest has ended. Thank you for participating. We will announce the winner shortly.
We’ve got one pair (2) of tickets to see us live at the 2014 Lockn’ Festival in Arrington, VA on September 4, 2014 and we want YOU to have them!
Just fill out the form below and you’ll be entered to win two tickets to see us perform alongside The Allman Brothers Band, Widespread Panic, Wilco, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Willie Nelson, Furthur, The String Cheese Incident, Umphrey’s McGee and more!
Contest ends 6pm ET Wednesday, August 20th.
Tickets are 4-Day, GA passes.
Winner will be contacted by email.
Travel not included.
For more information on Lockn’ Festival, visit LocknFestival.com
Ok. So if you STILL don’t have City of Sound, we’re gonna make you one more offer… For the rest of the week (through Friday, August 15), you can get City of Sound from Amazon Music for just $6.99.
Get it now at http://amzn.to/VkhpoT
Stemming from New Orleans with musical influences that lean heavily on the older styles and warmer sounds of the golden age of rock ‘n roll, The Revivalists have managed to craft a genre-hopping sound all their own–one that translates all too well during live performances.
As result, it’s no surprise that the Big Easy septet has been touring non-stop the last few years, tackling festivals like Bonaroo and Governor’s Ball to name a few. Now through their latest video, the group puts their unmatched musicianship on display via visuals that document a live rendition of “Navigate Below.”
The guys bring an undeniable big sound to the stage that’s backed by a plethora of instrumental talent that’s impossible to ignore. Check out the video below, and keep up The Revivalists’ tour schedule HERE.
Watch the premiere at NylonGuysMag.com
We are excited to announce the addition of several new tour dates to our Fall Tour this September and October including dates in Atlanta, Charlotte, Asheville, Winston-Salem, Raleigh, Baton Rouge and more! More dates are coming soon, for tickets check out the tour page.
9/04 @ Lockn Festival in Arrington, VA
9/06 @ Terminal West in Atlanta, GA
9/11 @ Phases of The Moon in Kennekuk County, IL
9/12-9/13 @ Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival in Fredericton, Canada
9/19 @ O’Dallys Irish Pub (outdoors) in Mobile, AL
9/20 @ Arts in the Heart in Augusta, GA
9/20 @ Sky City (late night) in Augusta, GA
9/24 @ The Chop Shop in Charlotte, NC
9/25 @ Asheville Music Hall in Asheville, NC
10/8 @ The Music Farm in Columbia, SC
10/9 @ Ziggy’s in Winston-Salem, NC
10/10 @ Lincoln Theatre in Raleigh, NC
10/11 @ Mustang Music Festival in Carolla, NC
10/17 @ Varsity Theatre in Baton Rouge, LA
It’s that time of year again ya’ll! The weekend where we sink our teeth back in New Orleans, see some inspiring bands and play a few shows of our own. This Saturday afternoon we’ll be performing on the Galaxy Stage at The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival at 2:05pm. Then Saturday night we’re gonna do our best to blow the roof off The Joy Theater with our friends The Motet & Earphunk. Tickets for the Joy Theater show are available right HERE! It all kicks off however, with us taking part in FiyaFest on Friday May 2nd at Mardi Gras World! For more info on that head to www.fiyawerx.com/fiya-fest/
Also our performance will appear as part of the JazzFest coverage on AXS-TV on Sunday May 4th. Coverage on Sunday will start airing at 3:30pm. To find out if AXS-TV is on in your area you can check out www.axs.tv/subscribe/