As Covid-19 ravaged the globe, the concert industry was hit harder than most. Touring musicians, their crews, music venues…few were spared the hardship of a world that just shut down. As vaccines became readily available, though, there was a glimmer of hope; the industry adapted, and music fans once again were able to watch the bands they love. 2021 Mempho Music Fest, headlined by Widespread Panic and the Avett Brothers, returned the first weekend of October and provided a cathartic release for bands and fans alike.
Christone “Kingfish” Ingram has dropped the dates for his second headlining tour, dubbed Fish Grease 2: A Juke Joint Tour. The dates start in January 2020 and run through March, with a batch of dates supporting Buddy Guy and Vampire Weekend in the mix.