Ray LaMontagne, who was born June 18th 1974, is an American singer-songwriter, who has released three albums, “Trouble”, “Till the Sun Turns Black”, and “Gossip in the Grain” all of which have been on both the Billboard 200 and the UK Albums Chart. Ray LaMontagne has performed at charitable events such as From the Big Apple to the Big Easy, for the victims of Hurricane Katrina, Warren Haynes Christmas Jam for Habitat for Humanity, as well as auctioning off one of his guitars, funding breast cancer research.
He has been nominated and received many awards, including eight nominations and three wins from the Boston Music Awards for Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best Male Singer/Songwriter, among others. He has also received six other nominations and two other wins for such awards as Acoustic Rock Artist of the Year from XM Nation Awards and Best Voice from Esky Music Awards.
Two contemporary singer-songwriters from opposite sides of the Atlantic will team this summer for a co-headlining tour of the United States. Ray LaMontagne and David Gray have confirmed 17 dates for their outing, which launches August 15 at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, MD. The late summer routing will... Read more
ZZ Top’s new headline tour plans and an update from Lollapalooza 2010 are in the mix for the daily tour recap on August 17, as compiled by TicketNews. Blues rock trio ZZ Top is making the best of Aerosmith’s unexpected tour cancellations. The veteran musicians have announced that they’ll... Read more
Acclaimed folk singer-songwriter Ray LaMontagne has confirmed a new slate of U.S. concerts for fall, with a special musical flourish to start off the whole venture. LaMontagne will kick off his fall tour plans with two performances accompanied by the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. The Maine-based musician and his symphonic... Read more
Phish’s festival plans and Bruce Springsteen’s paperless schemes are at the top of the daily tour recap for July 24, as compiled by TicketNews. Jam band megastar Phish has cemented its plans to revive its traditional weekend festival. The much anticipated 2009 event, dubbed Festival 8, has been booked... Read more
Currently on the road for a winter European tour, acclaimed folk musician Ray LaMontagne will return to the States for a new outing this spring. The 21-city tour begins April 2 at the Wellmont Theatre in Montclair, NJ, and closes out with an April 30 gig at the Fillmore... Read more
Today’s recap includes a tour mystery solved, date announcements and more as compiled by TicketNews on October 15, 2008. A concert mystery was solved today when Janet Jackson‘s camp finally addressed the multiple postponements and cancellations on her tour. Previously, the postponements had been chalked up to an unnamed... Read more
Ray LaMontagne has set his first North American tour in support of his new album, “Gossip In The Grain,” due out October 14 on RCA Records. The six-week, 28-date fall trek starts on September 30 in Indianapolis, IN and wraps on November 9 in Seattle, WA. The album was... Read more