MUSIC NEWS - PHISH has announced a new USA tour for summer 2011. The run will kick off with a string of Memorial Day weekend concerts on May 27 thru 29 at the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts in Bethel, NY. The 18-concert itinerary continues, currently scheduled to end with a June 19 show in Portsmouth, VA at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion.
Phish is taking ticket requests through March 4 via its online ticketing system. Once the limited block of tickets are distributed via a lottery, general public onsale starts March 11 and 12. The jam band is rumored to be added more summer shows, which will be revealed later in the season. Though a post on Phish's official Web site said that after it wraps up the summer series of shows, "the band has no touring plans for the remainder of the year."
Phish 2011 Tour Itinerary-
|May 27 - 29||Bethel, NY||Bethel Woods Center for the Arts|
|May 31 - June 1||Holmdel, NJ||PNC Bank Arts Center|
|June 3||Clarkston, MI||DTE Energy Music Theatre|
|June 4||Cuyahoga Falls, OH||Blossom Music Center|
|June 5||Cincinnati, OH||PNC Pavilion at Riverbend|
|June 7||Mansfield, MA||Comcast Center|
|June 8||Darien Center, NY||Darien Lake Performing Arts Center|
|June 10||Camden, NJ||Susquehanna Bank Center|
|June 11 - 12||Columbia, MD||Merriweather Post Pavilion|
|June 14 - 15||Alpharetta, GA||Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park|
|June 17||Charlotte, NC||Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre|
|June 18||Raleigh, NC||Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion|
|June 19||Portsmouth, VA||nTelos Wireless Pavilion|