Swamp Dogg to Launch Seven-City US Tour This Weekend in San Francisco
Swamp Dogg, Alive Records
Soul legend Swamp Dogg embarks on a rare seven-city U.S. Tour. Plus, Alive Records continues to release more Swamp-produced vinyl rarities as part of their ongoing Swamp Dogg Soul & Blues Collection.
SWAMP DOGG 2013 TOUR DATES:
August 25 @ Yoshi's - San Francisco, CA
Sept 12 @ Triple Door - Seattle, WA
Sept 14 @ Dante's - Portland, OR
October 3-5 @ The Ponderosa Stomp - New Orleans, LA
Oct 26 @ Bar Pink - San Diego, CA
Oct 31 @ The Kessler - Dallas, TX
Nov 1-2 @ Continental Club - Austin TX
Swamp Dogg (aka Jerry Williams) has been enjoying a renaissance in his musical career this year, thanks to Alive Naturalsound Records' ongoing Swamp Dogg Soul & Blues Collection. Critics and fans alike have been singing the praises of these highly sought-after and long out-of-print rarities, all remastered and available on vinyl for the first time in decades. This collection, thus far, includes Swamp's first three solo records, Total Destruction To Your Mind,Rat On! and Gag A Maggott, as well as the Swamp Dogg-produced albums In Between Tears from the 'Soul Queen of New Orleans' Irma Thomas,Charlie Whitehead's Raw Spitt and Lightnin' Slim's High & Low Down. In addition, Alive will also be releasing remastered versions of the Swamp-produced LPs Too Many People In One Bed from Sandra Phillips and Wolfmoon's long-lost 1969 self-titled album this fall, followed by some additional surprises guaranteed to please fans of R&B, soul and funk.
For more information on Swamp Dogg, visit www.swampdogg.net, and for more on Alive Records, go to: www.alive-totalenergy.com.