Kala Artists on Tour in May 2018
It’s the beginning of the month and what better time to let you know which Kala Artists will be out on the road in May 2018 (dates in parenthesis). Click the links for more details on artists, venues, and where to purchase tickets (dates subject to change).
Kala Ukulele Artists with dates booked in May 2018:
Ian Clarkson and The Jive Aces will be in the UK (3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 10th, 19th, 20th, 23rd, 25th, 26th, 27th, 31st).
Mandy Harvey has a handful of dates booked around the US (3rd, 5th, 20th, 22nd, 24th).
John Driskell Hopkins has a gig in South Carolina (26th).
Vance Joy continues his US tour dates (2nd, 3rd, 4th, 6th, 8th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 15th, 16th, 18th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 25th, 26th, 30th).
Kanekoa and Vince Esquire have a few dates scheduled in Hawaii (4th, 5th, 6th, 18th).
Taj Mahal has a solo date booked and a few gigs lined up with his Taj Mahal Trio in the US (15th, 26th, 29th, 30th).
Raul Malo has dates with The Mavericks as well as some solo gigs in the US (3rd, 4th, 5th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 21st, 23rd, 24th, 26th, 27, 29th).
MARLOWE will be in Michigan leading up to and for Might Uke Day 8 (4th, 12th).
Raelyn Nelson and her Raelyn Nelson Band have a few shows in the US (4th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 25th).
Duke Tatom and Kahulanui have dates on Oahu and Maui booked (18th, 30th).
Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain have a few dates scheduled in the UK and one in Austria (18th, 19th, 22nd, 23rd, 26th).
Ukulenny will be at Might Uke Day 8 in Michigan (11th, 12th).
Victoria Vox has dates booked across the US including the 10th Anniversary of the Reno Ukulele Festival (3rd, 6th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 18th, 20th).
Walk Off The Earth conclude their world tour with dates in the UK before returning to Canada (1st, 2nd, 3rd, 5th, 6th).
Wheeland Brothers have a few gigs lined up in California (5th, 10th, 20th).
Young The Giant will be in Arkansas for River Fest 2018 (25th, 26th, 27th).
Kala U•Bass Artists with dates booked in May 2018:
Juan Alderete has a couple gigs with Marilyn Manson in Mexico and the Netherlands (5th, 30th).
Chandler Baldwin and LANCO have dates booked in the US (18th, 19th, 20th, 23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th, 31st).
Lilo De Lima will be with Kapena for a few Hawaiian dates (1st, 7th, 14th, 18th, 27th, 28th).
Vincent Dennis and Body Count have a couple US dates (18th, 25th).
Nathan East will be in the US for a couple dates (12th, 27th).
Hutch Hutchinson continues the Dig In Deep 2018 tour with Bonnie Raitt with more US dates (8th, 9th, 11th, 12th, 15th, 16th, 18th, 19th, 21st, 22nd, 24th, 25th, 27th, 29th, 31st).
Hector Maldonado and Train have dates booked across the US (1st, 4th, 5th, 6th, 8th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 16th, 18th, 20th, 22nd, 24th, 25th, 26th).
Jim Mayer will be with Jimmy Buffett for some Midwest US dates (19th, 22nd, 24th, 27th).
Adinda Meertins and Monsieur Periné have a gig booked in Mexico (30th).
David Ranson joins Sonny Landreth for more US dates (3rd, 5th, 6th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 14th).
Miki Santamaria and Doctor Prats will be in Spain (10th).
Peter Sternberg will be with Brothers Osborne in Ireland and the UK before returning to the US (4th, 5th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 25th, 29th, 31st).
Nik West has a gig booked in California (12th).
Doug Wimbish has a gig booked in New Orleans before joining Living Colour in Florida and South America (1st, 3rd, 11th, 12th, 15th).