Billy Bragg announces new album & tour

Billy Bragg, who you may know as the Wilco collaborator on those Mermaid Avenue albums, is ready to put out his first studio album in five years. Produced by Joe Henry and recorded in just five days, Tooth & Nail will be released on March 19th via Cooking Vinyl. Lead single “Handyman Blues” as now available for free download at Bragg’s official website.

Bragg will head out on a lengthy North American tour on March 23rd, beginning in Colorado and wrapping up on May 1st in Michigan. On April 19th, the tour stops in Glenside, PA for a show at the Keswick Theatre. Tickets will go on sale via Ticketmaster this Friday at 10 A.M. Full tour dates are below.

Billy Bragg 2013 Tour Dates
03/23 – Englewood, CO – Gothic Theatre
03/24 – Albuquerque, NM – KiMo Theatre
03/26 – Phoenix, AZ – The Crescent Ballroom
03/28 – Los Angeles, CA – El Rey Theatre
03/29 – San Francisco, CA – Great American Music Hall
03/30 – Petaluma, CA – McNear’s Mystic Theatre
04/02 – Portland, OR – Aladdin Theater
04/03 – Seattle, WA – Neptune’s
04/04 – Victoria, BC – Alix Goolden Hall
04/05 – Vancouver, BC – Vouge Theater
04/06 – Nelson, BC – Live at the Royal
04/08 – Calgary, AB – MacEwan Hall
04/09 – Regina, SK – Orr Centre
04/10 – Winnipeg, MB – Garrick Centre
04/12 – Chicago, IL – City Winery
04/13 – Chicago, IL – City Winery
04/15 – Iowa City, IA – The Englert Theatre
04/17 – Nashville, TN – The Belcourt Theatre
04/19 – Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle
04/20 – Glenside, PA – Keswick Theatre
04/21 – Morgantown, WV – WVU Creative Arts Center
04/22 – Annapolis, VA – Rams Head On Stage
04/24 – Alexandria, VA – The Birchmere’
04/26 – Ithaca, NY – State Theatre
04/27 – New York, NY – Town Hall Theatre
04/28 – Cincinatti, OH – The Southgate House Revival
05/01 – Ann Arbor, MI – The Ark

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