The White Buffalo Heads West

Now that The White Buffalo has wrapped a string of solo East Coast dates, the singer/songwriter/guitarist otherwise known as Jake Smith is ready to plot out the first leg of a full-band national fall tour. So far, the outing includes stops in California, Colorado and Arizona.

But first The White Buffalo has a handful of previously announced headline dates scheduled in the U.S. in August and early September along with appearances at the , , and Americana Music Conference.

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Majestic Theatre, Madison, Wisc.

His new album – Shadows, Greys & Evil Ways – is due out Sept. 10. Fans that preorder the 14-track LP will receive a free download of the new single “Don’t You Want It.” And of course, we know you do want it.

The fall tour launches with a hometown show in Los Angeles. Here’s the plan:     

Sept. 28 – Los Angeles, Calif., El Rey Theatre     
Oct. 11 – Longmont, Colo., Oskar Blues     
Oct. 12 – Fort Collins, Colo., Hodi’s Half Note     
Oct. 13 – Aspen, Colo., Belly Up Aspen     
Oct. 15 – Scottsdale, Ariz., Rock Bar     
Oct. 17 – Santa Barbara, Calif., Soho Restaurant & Music Club     
Oct. 18 – San Francisco, Calif., Great American Music Hall     
Oct. 19 – San Diego, Calif., Birch North Park Theatre     
Oct. 22 – San Luis Obispo, Calif., SLO Brew

Tickets for the Los Angles show are on sale now. Select dates go on sale Aug. 16.

For more information visit and click here to read Pollstar’s recent interview with Jake Smith.