Matisyahu’s 2014 ‘Festival Of Light’ Tour

Matisyahu’s annual series of dates celebrating Hanukkah begins its eighth year with a show in Montreal followed by stops in Vermont, Maine, New York and Massachusetts.  Dates and onsale information after the jump.
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Backed by his band Dub Trio and guitarist Aaron Dugan, the reggae rapper will follow the Jewish holiday with a four-night run of intimate shows.

Matasyahu has been touring in support of his latest LP, Akeda, described as his “most self-reflective and purely conceived album,” by the Huffington Post.

Here are the “Festival Of Light” dates:

Dec. 15 – Montreal, Quebec, Virgin Mobile Corona Theatre
Dec. 16 – South Burlington, Vermont, Higher Ground
Dec. 17 – Portland, Maine, State Theatre
Dec. 18 – Clifton Park, N.Y., Upstate Concert Hall
Dec. 19 – Boston, Mass., House Of Blues Boston
Dec. 20 – New York, N.Y., Best Buy Theater
Dec. 21 – Huntington, N.Y., The Paramount
Dec. 22 – Washington, D.C., 9:30 Club
Dec. 23 – Philadelphia, Pa., Theatre Of The Living Arts
Dec. 26 – South Orange, N.J., South Orange Performing Arts Ctr.
Dec. 27 – Sugar Loaf, N.Y., Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center
Dec. 28 – Ridgefield, Conn., Ridgefield Playhouse
Dec. 29 – Northampton, Mass., Iron Horse Music Hall

VIP packages and presale tickets are available now.  Tickets go on sale to the general public Oct.10 at 10 a.m. EDT. Click here for more information.