Josh Ritter Performs “Getting Ready To Get Down” on Conan

Josh Ritter Sermon on the Rocks

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Josh Ritter performed “Getting Ready To Get Down,” a track off his seventh full-length album, Sermon On The Rocks, on Conan Wednesday night.

Backed by the Royal City Band, Ritter is now on a U.S. tour in support of the album, which includes stops in New York, Washington D.C., Nashville and more. Sermon On The Rocks, produced by Ritter and Trina Shoemaker, was recorded over the course of two weeks at New Orleans’ The Parlor Recording Studio.

Watch Ritter’s Conan performance and see his current tour dates below:


January 27—Minneapolis, MN—Pantages Theatre*
January 28—Madison, WI—Barrymore Theatre*
January 29—Chicago, IL—Riviera Theater*
February 16—Toronto, ON—The Phoenix*
February 17—South Burlington, VT—Higher Ground*
February 18—New Haven, CT—College Street Music Hall*
February 19—Boston, MA—House of Blues*
February 20—New York, NY—Beacon Theatre*
February 21—Philadelphia, PA—Union Transfer*
February 23—Washington, DC—9:30 Club*
February 24—Washington, DC—9:30 Club*
February 25—Durham, NC—Carolina Theatre†
February 26—Atlanta, GA—Terminal West†
February 27—Nashville, TN—Cannery Ballroom†
February 28—Louisville, KY—Headliners Music Hall†
February 29—Cincinnati, OH—Taft Theatre†
May 17—Birmingham, AL—Saturn
May 18—Asheville, NC—The Orange Peel
May 20—St Louis, MO—The Pageant
May 21—Kansas City, MO—Madrid Theatre
May 22—Morrison, CO—Red Rocks Amphitheatre‡
May 27—Charlottesville, VA—Jefferson Theater
May 28—Charlotte, NC—The Fillmore
May 29—Charleston, SC—Charleston Music Hall

*with support from Elephant Revival
†with support from Barnstar
‡supporting Elephant Revival

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