In November 2018, The Doobie Brothers returned to the Beacon Theatre for the first time in 25 years to perform two of their landmark albums, Toulouse Street and The Captain And Me. Both audio and video of that special performance are now set for release on June 28.
The Doobie Brothers: Live From The Beacon Theatre will be available in 2CD, 2CD/DVD, and Blu-ray versions. Exclusive Live From The Beacon Theatre merchandise and bundles are also available in The Doobie Brothers Official Online Store. For a limited time, fans will receive an exclusive metallic ink lithograph when ordering via Rhino.com. The album's lead track, "Rockin' Down The Highway," is currently available on all streaming and download services. All versions are available for pre-order starting today.
This historic performance at the Beacon offered an opportunity for Doobie fans to hear deep cuts and songs never-before performed live by the band, such as "Mamaloi," "O'Connelly Corners," "Ukiah," and "The Captain And Me." The show begins with the 10 songs from the group's second studio album, Toulouse Street. Originally released in 1972, it's been certified platinum. Several of the band's most popular songs first appeared on the album, including "Jesus Is Just Alright" and "Listen To The Music," the latter presented here with a brand new arrangement featuring horns.
Next, The Doobie Brothers played its third studio release, The Captain And Me . Originally released in 1973, it reached #7 on the Album Chart and has been certified double platinum. Hits include "Long Train Runnin'," "China Grove" and "South City Midnight Lady." The show ended with a three-song encore that included their #1 hit "Black Water."
The Doobie Brothers are back on the road again this year and will join Santana for an extensive summer tour across the U.S. For more information and tour dates, please visit www.thedoobiebrothers.com.
The Doobie Brothers have been delivering mind-blowing, roots-based, harmony-laden, guitar-driven rock and roll for more than four decades, selling more than 48 million albums and winning four GRAMMY® Awards. Boasting one of the most loyal fan bases in music, The Doobie Brothers continue to write and record new material and tour the world. Their No. 1 singles "Black Water" and "What a Fool Believes," both gold, lead a catalog of indelible songs that include: "Listen to the Music," "China Grove," "Jesus Is Just All Right," "Rockin' Down the Highway," "Long Train Runnin'," "Take Me In Your Arms," "Takin' it to the Streets," "Minute by Minute," "You Belong to Me," "The Doctor" and more. In all, the Doobies have tallied up five top 10 singles and 16 top 40 hits. Beginning with their multi-million-selling sophomore collection Toulouse Street, the Doobies have 3 multi-platinum, 7 platinum, and 14 Gold albums. Best of the Doobies has sold more than 12 million copies - a rare "diamond record."