Stephen Marley Kicks Off Acoustic US-Tour 2018
10/26/2018 by PRESS RELEASE
Stephen "Ragga" Marley - the eight-time Grammy awards winning and multi-talented singer/songwriter/musician/producer - announces his Acoustic Tour across the country. The momentous tour, which is being dubbed an intimate evening with Stephen Marley, kicks off on October 28, 2018 in Mobile, Alabama. Hitting over 15 cities across the United States, this exclusive tour will give fans a once in a lifetime opportunity to several of Marley's melodic hits in their authentic acoustic origin.
"I am very much looking forward to sharing many of my songs stripped down as they first occurred in their natural form," says Stephen Marley.
His robust collection of music offers an organic blend of eclectic elements that defy categorization and have earned him two Grammys - for his album Mind Control; 2007's Mind Control and 2009's Mind Control: Acoustic. Known for creating an unprecedented space in music through his remarkable innovative ability to infuse reggae music known for creating an unprecedented space in music through his remarkable innovative ability to infuse reggae music with hip-hop, electronic and soulful beats, Marley has developed a loyal following. As a part of this tour a dollar from each ticket purchased will be donated to his transformative non-profit organization, the Ghetto Youths Foundation.
The Ghetto Youths Foundation provides opportunity to young people, seniors, and families from comprised communities and challenging situations. The Foundations mission: let the hungry to be fed, the naked clothed, the sick nourished, the aged protected, and the infants cared for.... Fans will also have another opportunity to donate to support this most worthy cause by attending an 'Exclusive Meet & Greet' with Stephen Marley. This special opportunity is slated to take place on two stops of the tour - immediately following his performance: November 15th in NY at Sony Hall and November 17th in Washington DC at Howard Theatre. For more details log onto stephenmarleymusic.com, only 50 tickets remain for each city. 100% of all proceeds will go directly to the Ghetto Youth Foundation programs which support global opportunity and access for disenfranchised communities.
Also accompanying Stephen Marley on this tour will be his daughter, Mystic Marley, who is slated to open for her dad in six cities.
The momentous Stephen Marley Acoustic Tour will showcase his artistic creativity, unplugged style, while embracing a storytelling atmosphere that engages fans on a more personal level.
Catch "An Evening with Stephen Marley" in a city near you, while supporting his mission of global justice and change.
October 28 Mobile, AL @ The Steeple
October 30 Cincinnati, OH @ Memorial Hall
November 1 Chicago, IL @ Concord Music Hall
November 2 Milwaukee, WI @ Turner Hall Ballroom
November 3 Madison, WI @ Barrymore Theatre
November 4 Akron, OH @ EJ Thomas Hall
November 6 Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Smalls Theatre
November 7 Frederick, MD @ Weinberg C.F.A
November 9 Beverly, MA @ The Cabot
November 10 Plymouth, NH @ The Flying Monkey
November 11 Homer, NY @ C.F.A. Homer
November 13 Ridgefield, CT @ Ridgefield Playhouse*
November 14 Westbury, NY @ The Space at Westbury*
November 15 New York, NY @ Sony Hall*
November 16 Glenside, PA @ Keswick Theatre*
November 17 Washington, DC @ Howard Theatre*
* featuring Mystic Marley