John Oates Releases New Americana Album, Mississippi Mile, Announces Tour

April 26, 2011

0.000.aaajohnoatesmmBeloved, critically acclaimed musician John Oates has released his long-awaited Americana album, MississippiMile. The album emanates Oates’ musical autobiography with classic hits that influenced Oates to become the renowned musician he is known as today.
“Oates’s latest album, Mississippi Mile, is a rootsy homage to the Americana that initially inspired him.” – The New Yorker
“For his solo album Mississippi Mile…Oates dips into his pre-Hall & Oates pop-soul past for a collection of raw, original tunes and covers of such Delta blues and folk masters as Elvis Presley, Curtis Mayfield, and Mississippi John Hurt.” – Philadelphia Inquirer
“[Mississippi Mile] has the opportunity to reach across the board – and that’s a winning formula.” – Nashville Lifestyles

 Mississippi Mile - John Oates

 iTunes Exclusive Edition of Mississippi Mile Track Listing:
1. Mississippi Mile
2. Let It Rock
3. It’s Alright
4. Send Me Someone to Love
5. All Shook Up
6. Pallet
7. Searchin’
8. Come Back Baby
9. Deep River
10. He Was A Friend of Mine
11. You Make My Dreams Come True
12. Dance Hall Girls
13. Please Don’t Go (exclusive album-only track)

Upcoming Dates
John Oates w/Band - 8:00 PM
Viper Alley
Thursday, May 19th, 2011
250 Parkway Drive Lincolnshire IL

John Oates w/Band - 8:00 PM
Argosy Casino
Friday, May 20th, 2011
1 Piasa Street Alton IL 

John Oates w/Band - 7:00PM
Argosy Casino
Saturday, May 21st, 2011
1 Piasa Street Alton IL 

John Oates w/Band - 8:00 PM
Beachland Ballroom
Tuesday, May 24th, 2011
15711 Waterloo Road Cleveland OH

John Oates w/Band - 7:30 PM
The Strand Theater
Wednesday, May 25th, 2011
119 North Main Street Zelienople PA 

John Oates w/Band
The State Theatre
Friday, May 27th, 2011
220 N. Washington Falls Church VA

John Oates w/Band - 8:30 PM
World Cafe Live at The Queen
Saturday, May 28th, 2011
500 Market St Wilmington DE

John Oates w/Band - 8:00 PM
Rams Head On Stage
Sunday, May 29th, 2011
33 West Street Annapolis MD  
John Oates w/Band
Tupelo Music Hall
Wednesday, June 1st, 2011
2 Young Road Londonderry NH 

The Avett Brothers w/ John Oates
State Theatre
Thursday, June 2nd, 2011
609 Congress St Portland ME 

The Avett Brothers w/ John Oates
The Champlain Valley Exposition
Friday, June 3rd, 2011
Essex Junction VT 

John Oates sitting in w/Umphrey's McGee
Mountain Jam
Saturday, June 4th, 2011
Hunter Mountain NY 

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