TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Jam band legends Phish will bring their 2015 summer tour to Tuscaloosa on Sunday, Aug. 2, the band announced on Wednesday afternoon.
The Tuscaloosa show will mark the only time Phish visits Alabama on this tour, but the band will play in other southern cities like Atlanta and Nashville.
According to the tour website. a limited number of tickets are now being offered for the upcoming Phish shows through the band's secure online ticketing system via a ticket request period, so right now you can only request to purchase tickets for the Tuscaloosa show.
"All requests, regardless of when they are placed, are treated equally in the system," the site says. "You can request tickets to one or more shows, but your entire ticket request for all shows must be placed at one time."
The band's allotment of tickets for each show is limited, so it may not be able to fulfill every request that we receive.
"This allotment will
contain tickets in all areas for a given venue across all price levels where applicable, including general admission lawn tickets," the site says.
The request time ends: Sunday, March 29th at 11:59PM Eastern.
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This will mark the fourth time the jam band behemoths have played the Druid City, previously playing three shows at Solomon's in 1990 and then the Ivory Tusk and College Station Theater in 1991.
The venue has now announced six shows for the 2015 season which also includes NEEDTOBREATHE (April 23); Boston and Kansas (April 30); John Fogerty (May 10); Dave Matthews Band (June 3); and the Old School Summer Fest with Blackstreet, SWV, Tony Toni Tone, Biz Markie and Big Daddy Kane.
Read our recaps (with photo galleries) of their last two shows in Alabama, played during their summer 2014 tour:
Also check out the pre-show tailgating/parking lot scene from each gig: