Legendary UK singer-songwriter Billy Bragg has unveiled details for Tooth & Nail, his first studio album in five years and tength overall. The album will be available on March 19th through Dine Alone Records.
The album, which was recorded in merely five days, was produced by Grammy award-winning songwriter and producer Joe Henry and is considered to be the follow-up he never made to Mermaid Avenue, the famed collaboration he did with Wilco in 1998.
You can get a free download of the single Handyman Blues here.
In support of the album, Billy Bragg is set to embark on a North American tour starting at SXSW, the dates are below.
|Mar 23, 2013||Englewood, CO||Gothic Theatre||–||Tickets|
|Mar 24, 2013||Albuquerque, NM||KiMo Theatre||–||Tickets|
|Mar 26, 2013||Phoenix, AZ||The Crescent Ballroom||–||Tickets|
|Mar 28, 2013||Los Angeles, CA||El Rey Theatre||–||Tickets|
|Mar 29, 2013||San Francisco, CA||Great American Music Hall||–||Tickets|
|Mar 30, 2013||Petaluma, CA||McNear’s Mystic Theatre||–||Tickets|
|Apr 02, 2013||Portland, OR||Aladdin Theatre||–||Tickets|
|Apr 03, 2013||Seattle, WA||Neptune Theatre||–||Tickets|
|Apr 04, 2013||Victoria, BC||Alix Goolden Hall||–||Tickets|
|Apr 05, 2013||Vancouver, BC||Vogue Theater||–||Tickets|
|Apr 06, 2013||Nelson, BC||Live at the Royal||–||Tickets|
|Apr 08, 2013||Calgary, AB||MacEwan Hall||–||Tickets|
|Apr 09, 2013||Regina, SK||Orr Centre||–||Tickets|
|Apr 10, 2013||Winnipeg, MB||Garrick Centre||–||Tickets|
|Apr 12, 2013||Chicago, IL||City Winery||–||Tickets|
|Apr 15, 2013||Iowa City, IA||The Englert Theatre||–||Tickets|
|Apr 17, 2013||Nashville, TN||The Belcourt Theatre||–||Tickets|
|Apr 19, 2013||Carrboro, NC||Cat’s Cradle||–||Tickets|
|Apr 20, 2013||Glenside, PA||Keswick Theatre||–||Tickets|
|Apr 21, 2013||Morgantown, WV||WVU Creative Arts Center-Mountain Stage||–||Tickets|
|Apr 22, 2013||Annapolis, MD||Rams Head On Stage||–||Tickets|
|Apr 25, 2013||Alexandria, VA||The Birchmere||–||Tickets|
|Apr 26, 2013||Ithaca, NY||Stage Theater||–||Tickets|
|Apr 27, 2013||New York, NY||Town Hall Theatre||–||Tickets|
|Apr 28, 2013||Boston, MA||Berklee Performance Center||–||Tickets|
|Apr 30, 2013||Cincinnati, OH||The Southgate House Revival||–||Tickets|
|May 01, 2013||Ann Arbor, MI||The Ark||–||Tickets|