Taj Mahal And Keb’ Mo’ Join Forces

Taj Mahal and Keb’ Mo’ are each blues heroes on their own, but when their powers combine, they form the supergroup

John Davisson
– Taj Mahal
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, Fairgrounds Racecourse, New Orleans, La.

The guitar giants will be sharing the stage with a full band to play covers and original tunes in what is being billed as “a once-in-a-lifetime night of music.” The first chance to see the show is in Fort Collins, Colo., at the

The guys are spending a good amount of time in each region, and many states get two shows, so if one night sells out, chances are there is another market not too far away.

After the headline dates the guys are also playing the

The joint album is titled Tajmo. It’s due out May 5 through Concord Records and features appearances from Bonnie Raitt, Joe Walsh, Sheila E. and Lizz Wright. We’ve got a single from that project below:

Here is the plan:

May 30 – Fort Collins, Colo., Lincoln Center
June 1 – Denver, Colo., Denver Botanic Gardens – York St.
June 2 – Boulder, Colo., Chautauqua Auditorium
June 4 – Salt Lake City, Utah, Red Butte Garden
June 6 – Tucson, Ariz., Fox Tucson Theatre
June 7 – Scottsdale, Ariz., Scottsdale Ctr. For The Perf. Arts
June 10 – Los Angeles, Calif., Hollywood Bowl (Playboy Jazz Festival)
June 13 – Modesto, Calif., Mary Stuart Rogers Theatre
June 15 – Napa, Calif., Uptown Theatre Napa
June 16 – Saratoga, Calif., The Mountain Winery
June 18 – Seattle, Wash., Benaroya Hall
June 20 – Sunriver, Ore., John Grey Amphitheatre
June 22 – Chico, Calif., Laxson Auditorium”
June 23 – Berkeley, Calif., The UC Theatre
June 24 – Stateline, Nev., Montbleu Resort Casino & Spa
Aug. 9 – Washington, D.C., Lincoln Theatre
Aug. 10 – Wilkes-Barre, Pa., F.M. Kirby Center For Perf. Arts
Aug. 16 – Portsmouth, N.H., Prescott Park
Aug. 17 – Albany, N.Y., The Egg
Aug. 18 – Hyannis, Mass., Cape Cod Melody Tent
Aug. 19 – Cohasset, Mass., South Shore Music Circus
Sep. 6 – Minneapolis, Minn., Hennepin Theatre
Sep. 7 – Skokie, Ill., North Shore Ctr. For The Perf. Arts
Sep. 9 – Kettering, Ohio, Fraze Pavilion For The Perf. Arts
Sep. 10 – Ann Arbor, Mich., Michigan Theater
Sep. 12 – Milwaukee, Wisc., Pabst Theater
Sep. 14 – Kansas City, Mo., Uptown Theater
Sep. 17 – Santa Fe, N.M., The Santa Fe Opera
Sep. 20 – Dallas, Texas, Strauss Square
Sep. 22 – Austin, Texas, Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater
Sep. 23 – Houston, Texas, House Of Blues
Sep. 24 – New Orleans, La., Orpheum Theater
Sep. 29 – LaGrange, Ga., Sweetland Amphitheatre
Oct. 1 – Charleston, S.C., Charleston Gaillard Center
Oct. 3 – Wilmington, N.C., Wilson Center
Oct. 4 – Durham, N.C., Durham Performing Arts Center
Oct. 6 – Boone, N.C., Schaefer Center For The Performing Arts
Oct. 7 – Nashville, Tenn., Ryman Auditorium

The artist presale and VIP package sales open on March 14 at 10 a.m. The general onsale starts March 17.

For more on this legendary collaboration, check out TajMo.com.