Growing up with folk music in his home and in his blood, it is only fitting that Academy Award winning actor Tim Robbins is now on the road with his folk band, “Tim Robbins and the Rogues Gallery”.

His self-titled debut album is out July 19th and after listening to it,  we just had to talk to him! Here is Ange and Rob Alex talking to Tim:

[audio: TBBTimRobbinsInterview.mp3]

Photograph: Dave Etheridge-Barnes/Getty Images

His tour schedule is as follows, make sure you get to a show near you!

Tickets for Canada and US Tour Dates Now On Sale:

07/09/11 Winnipeg, AB Winnipeg Folk Festival  Canada
07/10/11 Quebec City Quebec Summer Fest  Canada
07/13/11 Montreal, QC Club Soda Canada
07/14/11 Ottawa, ONT  Ottawa Blues Festival Canada
07/16/11 Vancouver, BC Vancouver Folk Music Festival Canada
07/18/11 Seattle, WA The Triple Door United States
07/19/11 Portland, OR Alberta Rose United States
07/20/11 San Francisco, CA Bimbos United States
07/21/11 Los Angeles, CA Largo United States
07/22/11 Los Angeles, CA Largo United States
07/23/11 San Diego, CA Anthology United States
07/26/11 New York, NY Le Poisson Rouge United States
07/27/11 Washington, DC Birchmere Music Hall United States
07/28/11 Sellersville, PA Sellersville Theater United States
07/30/11 White River Jct, VT Tupelo Music Hall – VT United States
07/31/11 Londonderry, NH Tupelo Music Hall – NH United States
08/02/11 Toronto, ON Mod Club Canada
08/03/11 Ann Arbor, MI The Ark United States
08/04/11 Evanston, IL Space United States
08/06/11 Edmonton, AB Edmonton Folk Fest Canada