Notes

Philly Voice

June 2nd, 2016


It was great chatting with the PhillyVoice recently! We’re so stoked to be back in Philadelphia on June 19th, when we’ll be joined by the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra at The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts! For tickets: http://bit.ly/1qzly87

http://www.phillyvoice.com/philly-raised-indie-folk-artist-gregory-alan-isakov-talks-new-album-his-springsteen-influence/

Summer Tour Poster Sneak-Peek

May 25th, 2016


Here’s a sneak-peek of our limited-edition poster for our upcoming summer tour featuring the Ghost Orchestra—and some full symphonies as well! (Poster designed by the incredible Erica Williams Illustration + Design.) For a full list of tour dates & ticketing info: gregoryalanisakov.com/tour

 

NPR Music Premieres “Liars” Video

May 12th, 2016


Many thanks to Bob Boilen & NPR Music for premiering our new video for “Liars”—the first track on our new record with the Colorado Symphony (available June 10th). The video was directed by the amazing Sarah Megyesy.

VIDEO: http://www.npr.org/2016/05/11/477716590/gregory-alan-isokov-finds-a-new-voice-with-a-symphony

Physical Pre-Orders of New Album

May 11th, 2016


Physical pre-orders of our new album with the Colorado Symphony are now available on our online merch store! We’re releasing the record on CD & LP–a limited-edition first-pressing on white, 180g vinyl. (And the first 250 CDs purchased through our store will come with an autographed booklet.) We’ve also got a new t-shirt design, available only with the pre-order bundle! For more details: https://gregoryalanisakov.merchtable.com

You can also pre-order digitally on iTunes: http://apple.co/1Sw8g5N

And for those of you in Europe: http://smarturl.it/GregoryAlanIsakov

Folk Radio UK Premieres “Liars”

May 10th, 2016


Honored that Folk Radio UK is premiering “Liars,” one of the songs included on our new record with the Colorado Symphony (full album available June 10th)! You can listen HERE.

Support for Summer Tour

April 28th, 2016


We’re so stoked to announce that a few of our favorite artists will be joining us along the way this June & July: poet Andrea GibsonJay Clifford(of Jump Little Children), Mandolin Orange, and Langhorne Slim! (For a complete list of tour dates: gregoryalanisakov.com/tour)

June 11 / Iowa City, IA / The Englert Theatre#
June 12 / Minneapolis, MN / Varsity Theater#
June 13 & 14 / Chicago, IL / Thalia Hall#
June 15 / Ann Arbor, MI / Ann Arbor Summer Festival at Power Center for The Performing Arts#
June 18 / Asheville, NC / The Orange Peel#
June 22 / Boston, MA / Royale^
June 23 / New York, NY / Webster Hall^
June 26 / Durham, NC / The Carolina Theatre of Durham+
June 27 / Charlotte, NC / McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square+
June 28 / Nashville, TN / Marathon Music Works+
June 30 / Kansas City, MO / The Madrid Theatre%
July 1 / Dallas, TX / Granada Theater%
July 2 / Austin, TX / Emo’s%

# with Andrea Gibson
^ with Mandolin Orange
+ with Jay Clifford (of Jump Little Children)
% with Langhorne Slim

Summer Tour — Leg 2

April 26th, 2016


We’re heading west in August as part of our upcoming symphony album release tour! Along the way, we’ll be joined by several of our friends & heroes: poet Andrea Gibson, Langhorne Slim, and Lake Street Dive—and The Ghost Orchestra will be accompanying us for most shows as well. We’ll also be appearing with the Symphony of The Southwest in Phoenix, and Magik*Magik Orchestra in Oakland! Tickets go on sale this Friday, 4/29. For more details, as well as a complete list our upcoming tour dates: http://www.gregoryalanisakov.com/tour

Pre-Order New Album

April 22nd, 2016


Our new record with the Colorado Symphony is now available for pre-order on iTunes. You’ll receive a song instantly for pre-ordering. (Full album release date: June 10th.) http://apple.co/1Sw8g5N

Tickets Now On Sale: Ghost Orchestra Tour — Leg 1

April 1st, 2016


Tickets are now on sale for the following shows on the first leg of our album release tour!
For more info: http://www.gregoryalanisakov.com/tour

June 11 / Iowa City, IA / The Englert Theatre*
June 12 / Minneapolis, MN / Varsity Theater*
June 13 / Chicago, IL / Thalia Hall*
June 14 / Chicago, IL / Thalia Hall*
June 17 / Atlanta, GA / Atlanta Symphony Hall — with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
June 18 / Asheville, NC / The Orange Peel*
June 19 / Philadelphia, PA / Verizon Hall at The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts — with the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
June 20 / Burlington, VT / Flynn Theatre — with the Vermont Symphony Orchestra
June 21 / Portland, ME / State Theatre, Portland, Maine — with the Maine Youth Rock Orchestra*
June 22 / Boston, MA / Royale*
June 23 / New York, NY / Webster Hall*
June 26 / Durham, NC / The Carolina Theatre of Durham*
June 27 / Charlotte, NC / McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square*
June 28 / Nashville, TN / Marathon Music Works*
June 30 / Kansas City, MO / The Madrid Theatre*
July 1 / Dallas, TX / Granada Theater*
July 2 / Austin, TX / Emo’s*
*accompanied by The Ghost Orchestra

(More shows to be announced soon!)

Summer Tour Pt. 1 / The Ghost Orchestra

March 29th, 2016


As part of the symphony album release tour, the band and I be joined by The Ghost Orchestra, a symphonic ensemble made up of Colorado’s own (including some members of The Colorado Symphony). We’re psyched they’ll be accompanying us at many of our shows on this tour. AND…(!!!!) we’ll also be appearing with the National Symphony Orchestra in DC, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra, the Vermont Symphony, and the Maine Youth Rock Orchestra! Dates for the first leg of this summer tour are below.

Tickets go on sale this Friday, April 1st, unless otherwise noted. Second leg to be announced soon. (That means you, West Coast!)

June 10 / Lincoln, NE / venue TBA*
June 11 / Iowa City, IA / The Englert Theatre*
June 12 / Minneapolis, MN / The Varsity Theater*
June 13 / Chicago, IL / Thalia Hall*
June 14 / Chicago, IL / Thalia Hall*
June 15 / Ann Arbor, MI / venue TBA*
June 17 / Atlanta, GA / Atlanta Symphony Hall — with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra (tickets now on sale)
June 18 / Asheville, NC / The Orange Peel*
June 19 / Philadelphia, PA / Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts — with the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
June 20 / Burlington, VT / The Flynn Center — with the Vermont Symphony Orchestra
June 21 / Portland, ME / State Theatre — with the Maine Youth Rock Orchestra*
June 22 / Boston, MA / Royale*
June 23 / New York, NY / Webster Hall*
June 25 / Washington, DC / The Kennedy Center — with the National Symphony Orchestra (tickets on sale 4/7)
June 26 / Durham, NC / The Carolina Theatre*
June 27 / Charlotte, NC / McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square*
June 28 / Nashville, TN / Marathon Music Works*
June 30 / Kansas City, MO / Madrid Theatre*
July 1 / Dallas, TX / Granada Theater*
July 2 / Austin, TX / Emo’s*
*accompanied by The Ghost Orchestra

 For more info: http://www.gregoryalanisakov.com/tour

New Album with The Colorado Symphony

March 29th, 2016


 We are BEYOND EXCITED to be sharing this record with you—a collaboration with The Colorado Symphony—including some of our favorite songs we’ve been playing the past few years. Available: June 10, 2016.
[Cover art by the amazing Scott McCormick]

Pandora Sessions

February 12th, 2016


Last winter, we stopped by the Pandora headquarters in Oakland and played a few songs for the kind folks there. This live recording is being featured today, in full, on their new station, Pandora Sessions. You can check it out here.

Finals

February 10th, 2016


Red Rocks

January 25th, 2016


Holy dream journal. This is happening.

Fan pre-sale begins Wednesday at 10 am, MST. Password is SUITCASE.
http://axs.com/events/306372/gregory-alan-isakov-tickets

Oregon Symphony Show

January 8th, 2016


Hey Northwesterners! There are just a handful of tickets remaining for our show this Thursday, 1/14, with the Oregon Symphony.
For tickets: http://tickets.orsymphony.org/single/EventDetail.aspx?p=2962
This is gonna rule. Hope to see you there.

2nd Gold Hill Inn Show Added

November 28th, 2015


Hey folks, we are very flattered that the Gold Hill show on 12/23 sold out so quickly, so we are adding a second show on 12/22. Tickets go on sale this Tuesday at 11 am, MST. (As before, there is a 4-ticket limit per transaction.) Happy holidays!
Tickets: http://goldhill22.bpt.me/

Holiday Merch Sale

November 25th, 2015


Our online store is offering free domestic shipping for all orders placed through our merch store (our store only). Also, 20% off all posters! Oh, and be sure to order by the 17th to receive your items by the 25th. We hear our camping mugs make great stocking stuffers.

Gold Hill Inn

November 24th, 2015


Colorado friends, my buddy reed foehl and I will be playing our annual Night-Before-Christmas-Eveshow at the historic Gold Hill Inn on December 23rd. Tickets go on sale this Friday at 11:00 AM (MST) and are only available online this year. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2465547

(photo by Kevin Ihle)

Spokane/Oregon Symphony

October 29th, 2015


Still buzzing from a great Spokane show. Thanks for the overwhelming welcome! The band and I will be back in the Pacific Northwest in January for our show with the Oregon Symphony! Tickets are available here.

Bluegrass Situation L.A.

October 1st, 2015


Looking forward to being a part of this incredible lineup at The Bluegrass Situation Festival at the Greek Theatre L.A. on Saturday! http://www.axs.com/…/the-2015-la-bluegrass-situation-tickets