Notes

Red Rocks

September 4th, 2016


RED ROCKS! We’ll be headlining for the first time tonight! So excited to be sharing the stage with Ani DiFranco &  Shook Twins. Doors are at 6pm, and Shook Twins will kick things off at 7pm. Oh, and this is our epic limited-edition, screen-printed show poster, for sale tonight at the merch booth (designed by Matthew Fleming / printed by Good Thoughts 4 All).

“The Stable Song” – Official Video

August 31st, 2016


Check out our new video for “The Stable Song” with the Colorado Symphony, premiering today on Folk Alley! The video was made by our very own amazing, alien, genius bassist, John Grigsby.

VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AqyAmmEkVvI

Denver Westword Interview

August 30th, 2016


It was great sitting down with Edgar Kunz of the Denver Westword: http://www.westword.com/music/closest-thing-ive-had-to-a-home-zone-a-trip-to-gregory-alan-isakovs-colorado-farm-8258136

Fayetteville Roots Festival

August 22nd, 2016


We are so honored to be headlining this Saturday night at the Fayetteville Roots Festival! We will be joined by the Symphony of Northwest Arkansas (SoNA)! It’ll be a good’n.

Summer Tour (Pt. 2) Begins

August 5th, 2016


Feels great to be back out on the road with our amazing band, crew, the Ghost Orchestra—and spoken word artist Andrea Gibson! Bozeman was rad last night. We can’t wait to do it again tonight in Spokane at the Knitting Factory [Spokane]. Hope to see you.

For a full list of tour dates / ticketing info: gregoryalanisakov.com/tour

Photo: Blue Caleel

Vinyl Release Day

August 4th, 2016


Today is the official VINYL release day of our new record with the Colorado Symphony! These LPs will now be available at our shows, starting tonight in Bozeman! They are also now available at local independent record stores and online. This first pressing is a limited-edition white vinyl.

https://gregoryalanisakov.merchtable.com

August 1st, 2016


We get to play with these awesome humans, THE GHOST ORCHESTRA, at Red Rocks on September 4th!

For tickets: http://bit.ly/1PxIlpC
Photo by Jacob B. Little

Roadies

July 31st, 2016


Tonight’s episode of Showtime Networks‘ Roadies features “Amsterdam.” We’re big fans of Cameron Crowe and are so excited to be included in this series.

Calgary Folk Music Festival

July 21st, 2016


The band & I are stoked to be back in Canada, playing the Calgary Folk Music Festival tonight and Friday!

Huffington Post

June 23rd, 2016


Thanks to The Huffington Post for saying kind words about the new album with the Colorado Symphony. We’re mid-symphony tour right now with our very own Ghost Orchestra. Tonight we’ll all be at Webster Hall in New York City with our dear friends Mandolin Orange! Only a few tickets left! http://tktwb.tw/28YXm8S

Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/brian-dambrosio/gregory-alan-isakovs-new-_b_10577198.html

Scott McCormick Photos & Design

June 15th, 2016


We’re so grateful to the amazing Scott McCormick Photos & Design for his incredible work on the album art for our new record with the Colorado Symphony. For more on how it all came to be . . . http://www.mccormickphotos.net/blog/gregoryalanisakov

Andrea Gibson

June 11th, 2016


Insanely humbled to have poet Andrea Gibson as support on a string of shows–starting tonight at The Englert Theatre in Iowa City! Andrea will also be joining us at the following shows in the coming week:

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 / Power Center for The Performing Arts
June 18 / Asheville, NC / The Orange Peel

For more info: gregoryalanisakov.com/tour

 

Album Release Day

June 10th, 2016


Today’s the day! Our new record with the Colorado Symphony is now available! We’re so incredibly grateful to have had the opportunity to collaborate with so many amazing musicians on this project. We hope you enjoy! And we hope to see you soon, as we begin our symphonic tour today. We’ll be joined by the Ghost Orchestra, as well as many full symphony orchestras across the nation!

To purchase:

iTunes (US): http://apple.co/1Sw8g5N
iTunes (EU): http://smarturl.it/GregoryAlanIsakov
CDs & LPs: https://gregoryalanisakov.merchtable.com

Colorado Public Radio Interview

June 9th, 2016


Our record comes out TOMORROW—and our symphonic tour starts too! Recently, we talked with Ryan M. Warner of CPR News about our collaboration with the Colorado Symphony. Listen here: http://www.cpr.org/…/folksinger-gregory-alan-isakov-connect…

And for a review of the new record: http://www.syffal.com/album-reviews/gregory-alan-isakov/gregory-alan-isakov-colorado-symphony-orchestra

European Tour Announced: Fall 2016

June 7th, 2016


Europe, heading your way this fall! I’ll be playing solo sets, opening for my friend Passenger (list of dates below). Also, Clash Magazine is premiering “Master & a Hound” — from our new album with the Colorado Symphony, available this Friday! Check it out here: http://clashmusic.com/…/premiere-gregory-alan-isakov-master…

Pre-order on iTunes (EU): http://smarturl.it/GregoryAlanIsakov

Sept 28: Fabrique — Milan, Italy
Sept 29: Akvárium Klub — Hungary, Budapest
Oct 1: Gasometer — Vienna, Austria
Oct 4: Tempodrom — Berlin, Germany
Oct. 5: Palladium — Warsaw, Poland
Oct 7: Compensa Hall — Vilnius, Lithuania
Oct 9: Palladium — Riga, Latvia
Oct 11: The House of Culture — Helsinki, Finland
Oct 13: Filadelfia Church — Stockholm, Sweden
Oct 14: Sentrum Scene — Oslo, Norway
Oct 16: VEGA — Copenhagen, Denmark
Oct 25: La Trianon — Paris, France
Oct 26: Heineken Music Hall — Amsterdam, Netherlands
Oct 27: Cirque Royale — Brussels, Belgium
Oct 29: Palladium — Cologne, Germany
Oct 30: Jahrhunderthalle — Frankfurt, Germany
Nov 1: Sporthalle — Hamburg, Germany
Nov 3: Zenith — Munich, Germany
Nov 4: Eishalle Deutwag — Winterthur, Switzerland
Nov 6: Razzmatazz — Barcelona, Spain
Nov 20: Dome — Brighton, UK
Nov 22: Pavilions — Plymouth, UK
Nov 23: Colston Hall — Bristol, UK
Nov 26: Eventim Apollo — London, UK
Nov 29: O2 Academy — Birmingham, UK
Nov 30: O2 Apollo — Manchester, UK
Dec 3: Vicar Street — Dublin, Ireland
Dec 4: Waterfront Hall — Belfast, UK
Dec 7: Usher Hall — Edinburgh, UK
Dec 8: Barrowland Ballroom — Glasgow, UK

NPR Weekend Edition Interview

June 6th, 2016


It was such a pleasure talking with Rachel Martin of NPR’s Weekend Edition yesterday! Check out the interview below for more on our new record with the Colorado Symphony, available THIS Friday!

http://www.npr.org/2016/06/05/480608783/gregory-alan-isakov-a-folk-artist-in-a-symphony-hall

New York Times Style Magazine Premieres “Big Black Car”

June 3rd, 2016


T: The New York Times Style Magazine is premiering “Big Black Car” from our record with the Colorado Symphony! For more on the new album (to be released 6/10) and some extras about farming, check out the article: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/03/t-magazine/entertainment/singer-songwriter-gregory-alan-isakov.html?_r=0

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