Grammy Award winning band announces New Mexico tour stop

Brittany Howard, left, of Alabama Shakes, and Shawn Everett accept the award for best alternative music album for “Sound & Color” at the 58th annual Grammy Awards on Monday, Feb. 15, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

TAOS, N.M. (KRQE) – Another Grammy Award winning band will take over a New Mexico park.

Coming off their big Grammy win last night for best rock performance, the Alabama Shakes are coming to Kit Carson Park in Taos on August 6, 2016.

Tickets go on sale Friday morning at 10 a.m.

The town is warning because of high demand it’s best to book your rooms ahead of time.

You may remember Mumford and Sons took over Taos in 2013. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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