Joanna Newsom Announces North American Tour

    Joanna Newsom, aka the only harpist you can name, has announced a string of North American tour dates for this March/April, presumably to road test material for her eagerly anticipated third album. There’s no word on when said album (which is reportedly nearly done) would be out, but for now, here are the tour dates:


    01.16 Brisbane, Australia: The Tivoli
    01.18 Sydney, Australia: Sydney Opera House
    01.20 Melbourne, Australia: The Forum Theatre
    01.21 Canberra, Australia: The Playhouse (Canberra Theatre Centre)
    01.23 Thirroul, Australia: Anita’s Theatre
    01.30 Christchurch, New Zealand: The Harbourlight 
    01.31 Wellington, New Zealand: The Paramount *
    02.02 Auckland, New Zealand: The Dorothy Winstone Centre *
    02.06 Osaka, Japan: Sunsui 
    02.07 Tokyo, Japan: Unit 
    03.12 Grand Rapids, MI: Calvin College Chapel 
    03.15 Montreal, Quebec: Ukrainian Federation 
    03.17 Cambridge, MA: Sanders Theatre 
    03.19 Philadelphia, PA: First Unitarian Church 
    03.20 Philadelphia, PA: First Unitarian Church 
    03.22 Washington, DC: Sixth & I Historic Synagogue 
    03.26 Atlanta, GA: Variety Playhouse 
    03.27 Knoxville, TN: Big Ears Festival 
    04.02 Milwaukee, WI: Pabst Theater

    * with Bachelorette