British Jamaican roots-reggae GRAMMY nominated crooner, Julian Marley announces his upcoming eleven-date East Coast tour, in support of his fourth and latest album, “As I Am.” Julian, the son of the late Bob Marley is widely known as a master multi-instrumentalist, producer, singer and overall genre-bending singer-songwriter.
The January released album, “As I Am” is a follow up album to his prestigious 2009 GRAMMY nominated album “Awake.” Julian began the album’s recording at the family-famed Tuff Gong Studios in Jamaica and embodies Julian’s very being, as a spiritually fueled artist, centered on living an abundant lifestyle filled with love, family and purpose. The international tour will begin on the East Coast, with additional announcements to follow of a July-August West Coast tour, followed by Europe in October-November, and South America in November-December.
Fans can expect to enjoy some Julian Marley bundle perks at select venues along the tour, with special VIP packages to include JuJu Royal products and “As I Am CD’s, along with early entrance meet and greets. Julian will perform with his longtime running bandmates, The Uprising.
TOUR DATES ARE AS FOLLOWS:
May 08: Newport News, Virginia – Boat House Live
May 09: Leesburg, Virginia – Tally Ho Theatre
May 10: Riverhead, New York – Suffolk, Theatre
May 11: Greenfield, Massachusetts – Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center
May 12: Wilmington, Delaware – World Cafe Live @The Queen
May 14: Rochester, New York – Lilac Festival
May 15 – Albany, New York – Skyloft Albany
May 16: New York, New York – Sony Hall
May 17: Washington, D.C. – The Howard Theatre
May 18: Norwalk, Connecticut – Wall Street Theatre
May 19: Hartford, Connecticut – Infinity Hall Hartford
“As I Am” album was released by acclaimed label, Ghetto Youths International and Zojak World Wide. The seventeen-track album boasts renowned Artists and Producers, Julian Marley, Damian Marley and Stephen Marley, as well as Zojak World Wide Executive Producers – Aaron Mahifeldt and Zoe Espitia. The album features collaborations with successful GRAMMY award winning talents Shaggy and Beenie Man, among others. The instrumentals in “As I Am” include key elements of Julian’s rich experiences in England, Jamaica and the U.S.
“I look forward to bringing my music to the people, through a boots-to-the-ground live performance of my new album. There is nothing more that feeds me than performing live for my fans. I look forward,” says Julian.
For more information, tickets or more information, visit: JulianMarley.com.