James Taylor Tour News and Updates
James Taylor is hitting the road this summer to woo crowds all across the United States. Up next he performs in Austin, TX after which he will head to Tulsa, OK to knock their socks off with amazing lyrics and incredible musicality. Taylor has been on the music scene for over 40 years and is a five-time Grammy Award winner. He is one of the best singer-songwriters and guitarists of all time and he continues to prove so by producing successful album after successful album. His most recent victory was when he achieved his first number one record with his album “Before This World.” Hear music from that album and much more when you purchase your tickets today.
There are few voices that are more recognizable than that of James Taylor, but all the fame has never gone to his head. The down-to-earth folk singer once stated: “it’s so unlikely that I should be considered a pillar of society.” The “Fire and Rain” singer released his first album of brand new material in 2015, and is hitting the road in 2016 to bring a mix of his old and new songs to audiences across North America. Come enjoy some of the most sincere music out there performed by one of the nicest guys in the business. The trip begins in Lubbock, Texas, at the United Supermarkets Arena on April 13. Ticket prices start at $100.
Like a favorite blanket or an old shirt, James Taylor songs are familiar, well-worn and comforting. The legendary folk–rock star is currently on the road with his All-Star Band, thrilling audiences with his unique blend of charisma and warmth. Taylor’s tried and true renditions of “Sweet Baby James,” “How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved by You)” and “Fire and Rain” truly connect with the crowd every time. The five-time Grammy award winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee has proven his staying power in the industry. James Taylor and his band will play the Mohegan Sun on December 4 in Uncasville, Connecticut, and then head to New York’s Madison Square Garden the following night, December 5. Tickets are still available for both shows and start at $48 and $35, respectively.
11/25/14 - The charismatic and talented James Taylor played to a crowd of 6,000 fans in Florida at the Jacksonville Veterans Museum last Wednesday night. At 66 years old, he played a set which lasted over two hours and that included plenty of his beloved tunes from the 1970s, along with several newer songs. In between hits like “Carolina on my Mind,” “Sweet Baby James,” and “Fire and Rain,” he charmed the audience with stories of his life as a young artist. His 2014 tour will continue with concerts scheduled in South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Maryland within the next week. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member is famous for his folk rock sound, storytelling lyrics, and guitar playing. Tickets for upcoming shows are still available.
11/20/14 - There are hundreds of talented artists in the world today. It is a natural part of the human condition to look up to these individuals and want to see close up exactly what they can do. James Taylor is arguably one of the world’s most talented musicians. His songs have touched the hearts of millions of Americans for more than thirty years. His voice has a uniquely pleasing quality to it. Combine that with his guitar skills and you have a recipe for musical genius. James Taylor is currently on tour in the United States, and he is sharing his musical talents with audiences all across America. Tickets are currently available for individuals who want to be able to see this talented man perform live.
11/12/14 - James Taylor, five-time Grammy Award winner and master of classic songs, continues to amaze and inspire audiences on his 2014 tour. Taylor fans both established and new will be blown away by his continually solid performances sprinkled with quintessential melodies and a few more contemporary hits. Recent set lists from shows in Kentucky and Tennessee include signature songs such as “Fire and Rain,” “Carolina in My Mind,” and “Something in the Way She Moves.” Taylor’s time-honored songs, classic vocals, and memorable melodies are sure to make the evening a fun and nostalgic blast from the past. Make sure you see the folk-rock icon in person with upcoming single night performances in Florida. Taylor will be in Fort Lauderdale on November 15th, Orlando on November 18th, and Jacksonville on November 19th.
11/5/14 - If you love nostalgic music, James Taylor comes to please. He’s been on the scene for more than 40 years, and his hit “You’ve Got a Friend” is a timeless favorite. His concerts usually feature the hits that made him famous, but in this tour he is including a few new tunes, including a piano ballad called “You and I Again.” Taylor is offering one-night shows across the United States, on Thursday November 6, he will be in Moline, IL. The next night he goes to Louisville, KY, then to Nashville, TN on Sunday. Get your tickets now to hear this legendary performing artist. You’ll enjoy a relaxing and cozy evening listening to the music you grew up with. Don’t miss out on this intimate evening with a fabulous performer.
10/27/14 - James Taylor is one of the most influential singer-songwriters of all time. The rock-folk musician's warm voice, poetic lyrics and melodic chords have enchanted audiences around the world for over 40 years. Taylor has sold over 100 million records with gold, platinum and multi-platinum status as well as becoming a recognizable figure in his philanthropic pursuits. Taylor's singles, from "Fire and Rain" to "You've Got a Friend", have garnered numerous accolades, including induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Songwriters Hall of Fame, five Grammys and most recently, the National Medal of Arts, awarded to him by President Obama.
The Boston born singer was raised in North Carolina, and began playing music at a young age. His gentle tenor vocals were flawlessly matched by sensitive lyrics and easy stage presence, and his jazz-folk tunes were the perfect accompaniment to a generation of disenchanted, inward-looking baby boomers. Though the singer grappled with drug addiction through his early career, Taylor reached sobriety in the 80s, and his music continued to flourish. Some of his most successful work came in the 2000s, with "Hourglass", "October Road" and "Covers".
Now you can see one of the nations most celebrated musical treasures live on stage! James Taylor will be start his jaunt May 30 in Portland and will close August 9 in Oklahoma City. He'll be spending two nights in Los Angeles (6/7-6/8), Morrison (6/17-6/18) and Highland Park (6/26-6/27). Don't miss the chance to see pure artistry in person with James Taylor tickets!