Bonnie Raitt has always been a socially active musician, and her current tours include a few political fundraisers as well. Beginning on November 9...

Bonnie Raitt has always been a socially active musician, and her current tours include a few political fundraisers as well.

Beginning on November 9 in Turo, NS, Raitt has shows booked through October 10 in Mashantucket, CT. She has wide open spaces in September for additional shows. Raitt has two-night bookings in Orillia, ONT; Salt Lake City, UT; and Coquitlam, BC.

Among her politically charged shows are are two Senate fundraising concerts: Portland, ME on August 11 for Congressman Tom Allen (D-ME) and on August 12 in Concord, NH, for former democratic Governor Jeanne Shaheen. The Salt Lake City show on August 25 is a benefit for “Get Out the Vote” efforts nationwide.

On Septtember 27, Raitt will team up with David Crosby & Graham Nash, Jackson Browne, and Los Lobos at the 30th anniversary Seva Foundation Concert, a non-profit foundation, founded in December 1978, whose goal is to build partnerships to serve the underserved, help build healthy communities and promote sustainability.

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Raitt’s most recent studio album, “Souls Alive,” was released in 2005.

Bonnie Raitt itinerary:
(Dates subject to change.)

August 9Truro, NSDutch Mason Blues Festival
August 11Portland, MEMerrill Auditorium (with special guest The Refugees)
August 12Concord, NHCapitol Centre for the Arts (with special guest The Refugees)
August 15Elizabeth, INHorseshoe Southern Indiana
August 16Interlochen, MIInterlochen Arts Festival (with special guest Dave Barnes)
August 19-20Orillia, OntarioCasino Rama
August 22Milwaukee, WIPotawatomi Casino/Northern Lights Theater (with special guest Jonny Lang)
August 23Council Bluffs, IAStir Cove at Harrah’s Casino
August 25-26Salt Lake City, UTRed Butte Garden Amphitheatre (with special guest Leo Kottke on first night; Richard Julian on second night)
August 27Big Sky, MTMeadow Village Pavilion (with special guest Richard Julian)
August 29-30Coquitlam, BCRed Robinson Show Theatre
September 1Jacksonville, ORBritt Festival (with special guest Curtis Salgado Band)
September 2Livermore, CAWente Vineyards
September 3Saratoga, CAMountain Winery
September 27Oakland, CAParamount Theatre
October 4Murphys, CAIronstone Amphitheatre (with special guest Blind Boys of Alabama)
October 10Mashantucket, CTThe MGM Grand at Foxwoods

Last Updated on August 6, 2008 by By Bob Grossweiner & Jane Cohen