Raul Malo Kicks Off Cross-Country Tour

Posted by Sandy Paul on 07/17/2008

Former frontman of The Mavericks, Raul Malo, has gone solo and is now working on a new album with Fantasy Records. The new music will be released in 2009.

Malo is scheduled to kick off his cross-country tour tonight in California. The artist will perform a mixture of both new and old songs during his tour, according to countrystandardtime.com.

Malo is also currently working with producer Steve Berlin on his upcoming album. Malo hasn’t released an album of all-original music since 2001 when he released Today.

Malo’s tour will end Aug. 23 in Lexington, Mich. Tour dates are as follows:

July 16 San Juan Capistrano, CA The Coach House
July 17 Agoura Hills, CA The Canyon Club
July 19 Bakersfield, CA Buck Owens' Crystal Palace
July 20 Winters, CA The Palms
July 23 Modesto, CA State Theatre
July 24 Paso Robles, CA California Mid-State Fair
July 25 Petaluma, CA Mystic Theatre
July 26 Reno, NV Robert Z. Hawkins Amphitheatre
Aug. 8-9 Austin, TX Gruene Hall
Aug. 13-14 New York, NY Rockin' The River Cruise
Aug. 15 Uncasville, CT The Mohegan Sun
Aug. 16 Northampton, MA Iron Horse Music Hall
Aug. 17 Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Aug. 18 Sellersville, PA Sellersville Theater
Aug. 21-22 Ann Arbor, MI The Ark
Aug. 23 Lexington, MI Lexington Music Theatre