GRAMMY Museum's Clive Davis Theater will play host to 200 lucky fans as they join MASON and host Scott Goldman, Vice President of The GRAMMY Foundation and MusiCares, to discuss MASON's songwriting process, beginnings in the band TRAFFIC, acclaimed solo career, current touring project "Dave Mason's Traffic Jam," his latest release, FUTURE'S PAST (released May 13, 2014) and much more.
The GRAMMY Museum® event will kick off a string of tour dates in California for MASON's current "Dave Mason's Traffic Jam" tour including: 9/17 at the Smothers Theatre in Malibu, CA, 9/18 at College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, CA, 9/20 at Richard & Karen Carpenter PAC in Long Beach, CA, 9/24 at the Sunset Center Theater in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA, 9/26 at the Theatre Deville in Vacaville, CA, 9/27 at the Uptown Theatre in Napa, CA, 9/30 and 10/1 & 10/2 at the Carriage House Theatre, Montalvo Arts Center in Saratoga, CA. MASON is earning accolades on the road for the Traffic Jam tour which kicked off January 3 in Atlantic City, NJ and will continue through the rest of the year (see below for full list of dates). MASON has been touring and recording regularly since he co-founded Traffic in 1966, after which he went on to a successful and acclaimed solo career as well as recording and/or touring with artists including Jimi Hendrix, the Rolling Stones, George Harrison, Delaney & Bonnie, Graham Nash, Paul McCartney, Joe Walsh, Fleetwood Mac and more. For the most updated list of tour dates and tickets, please visit: davemasonmusic.com/tour.
MASON's Future's Past (Something Music/MRI)--features new versions of his classic songs plus new material that was written and performed on tour over the last few years. The first track off the album, "Dear Mr. Fantasy," premiered on USATODAY.com (4/11); listen here: http://tinyurl.com/nl3entb. Fans can purchase Future's Past at davemasonmusic.com/albums/futures-past.
Be sure to pick up ANONYMOUS, the novel that Publishers Weekly hailed as a "well-crafted piece of experimental, voyeuristic fiction..." and "a winning jumble of the gritty, the raw, and the grotesque" at http://www.tanamor.com/p/anonymous.html.