Bob Dylan’s Autumn Adventure

Phoenix, Charleston, Mobile, Orlando, Lubbock and Chattanooga are among the cities hosting Bob Dylan in the fall.  The trek begins only two days after he performs at “Desert Trip” in Indio, Calif.

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In case you’ve been abducted by aliens, enjoying a Rip Van Winkle-like nap or just incommunicado for the past few months, is the classic rock extravaganza taking place at the Empire Polo Club, home to the annual .  Planned for weekends Oct. 7-9 and Oct. 14-16, Desert Trip’s lineup includes Paul McCartney, Roger Waters, Neil Young and The Who playing consecutive weekends.  Dylan’s Desert Trip evenings have him sharing the bill with The Rolling Stones Oct. 7 and Oct. 14.

Dylan’s latest album, Fallen Angels, features his takes on classic American tunes such as “Young At Heart,” “All Or Nothing At All” and “It Had To Be You.”  Songwriters whose works appear on the record include Johnny Mercer, Sammy Cahn, Hoagy Carmichael, Harold Arlen and Carolyn Leigh.

Oct. 16 – Phoenix, Ariz., Comerica Theatre
Oct. 18 – Albuquerque, N.M., Kiva Auditorium
Oct. 19 – El Paso, Texas, Abraham Chavez Theatre
Oct. 20 – Lubbock, Texas, City Bank Auditorium
Oct. 22 – Thackerville, Okla., WinStar Global Event Center
Oct. 23 – Tulsa, Okla., Brady Theater
Oct. 25 – Shreveport, La., Shreveport Municipal Auditorium
Oct. 26 – Baton Rouge, La., Performing Arts Theatre
Oct. 27 – Jackson, Miss., Thalia Mara Hall
Oct. 29 – Huntsville, Ala., Von Braun Center
Oct. 30 – Paducah, Ky., The Carson Center
Nov. 1 – Louisville, Ky., The Kentucky Center For The Performing Arts
Nov. 2 – Charleston, W.Va., Clay Center For The Arts & Sciences
Nov. 4 – Durham, N.C., Durham Performing Arts Center
Nov. 5 – Roanoke, Va., Berglund Center
Nov. 6 – Charlotte, N.C., Blumenthal Performing Arts
Nov. 9 – Knoxville, Tenn., Tennessee Theatre
Nov. 10 – Columbia, S.C., Township Auditorium
Nov. 12 – Asheville, N.C., Thomas Wolfe Auditorium
Nov. 13 – Chattanooga, Tenn., Tivoli Theatre
Nov. 15 – Birmingham, Ala., Concert Hall At The BJCC
Nov. 16 – Mobile, Ala., Saenger Theatre
Nov. 18 – Jacksonville, Fla., Moran Theater 
Nov. 19 – Clearwater, Fla., Ruth Eckerd Hall
Nov. 20 – Fort Myers, Fla., Barbara B. Mann Perf. Arts Hall
Nov. 22 – Orlando, Fla., Dr. Phillips Center For The Performing Arts
Nov. 23 – Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Broward Center For The Perf. Arts

Tickets for most shows go on sale Aug. 12 & 13.  Visit for more details.