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.

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

Bonnie Raitt itinerary:
(Dates subject to change.)

August 9 Truro, NS Dutch Mason Blues Festival
August 11 Portland, ME Merrill Auditorium (with special guest The Refugees)
August 12 Concord, NH Capitol Centre for the Arts (with special guest The Refugees)
August 15 Elizabeth, IN Horseshoe Southern Indiana
August 16 Interlochen, MI Interlochen Arts Festival (with special guest Dave Barnes)
August 19-20 Orillia, Ontario Casino Rama
August 22 Milwaukee, WI Potawatomi Casino/Northern Lights Theater (with special guest Jonny Lang)
August 23 Council Bluffs, IA Stir Cove at Harrah’s Casino
August 25-26 Salt Lake City, UT Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre (with special guest Leo Kottke on first night; Richard Julian on second night)
August 27 Big Sky, MT Meadow Village Pavilion (with special guest Richard Julian)
August 29-30 Coquitlam, BC Red Robinson Show Theatre
September 1 Jacksonville, OR Britt Festival (with special guest Curtis Salgado Band)
September 2 Livermore, CA Wente Vineyards
September 3 Saratoga, CA Mountain Winery
September 27 Oakland, CA Paramount Theatre
October 4 Murphys, CA Ironstone Amphitheatre (with special guest Blind Boys of Alabama)
October 10 Mashantucket, CT The MGM Grand at Foxwoods