4th June 2012
New York, NY – Sarah Jaffe is excited to announce a handful of dates with Norah Jones this month that will be followed by a month long trek with Portland based Sub Pop recording artist Blitzen Trapper. These dates come on the heels of nearly two weeks of West Coast headlining dates for Sarah. The June and July run is her first US tour in support of The Body Wins – her critically acclaimed second full-length studio album – out now on Kirtland Records.
Sarah has received quite a bit of praise following the April 24th release of her sophomore album. On the record, Sarah leaves her acoustic roots behind her and flirts with a bigger, more mature sound that was heralded by NPR (who did a “First Listen”), The New York Times, Vogue, Filter, American Songwriter, Interview, Magnet, Glamour, and more and saw her gracing the cover of the Dallas Observer week of release. “Glorified High” is the first single and video off of the album and saw wide pickup as Sarah’s new sound coincided with a fresh new look. The video was premiered and can be seen on MTV Buzzworthy, mtvU, and LOGO.
The extensive summer touring will showcase Sarah’s new album and fans can expect an exciting new live show from Denton’s rising songstress. Throughout the two month trek Sarah will visit to every major city from coast to coast. Checkwww.sarahjaffe.com for the most up to date information and see below for all confirmed tour dates!
Confirmed Tour Dates:
*Supporting Norah Jones
*Supporting Blitzen Trapper
July 8th First Avenue Minneapolis, MN
July 9th Lincoln Hall Chicago, IL
July 13th Higher Ground Burlington, VT
July 15th Music Hall of Williamsburg Brooklyn, NY
July 17th Birchmere Bandstand Alexandria, VA
July 18th The National Richmond, VA
July 19th Casbah at Tremont Charlotte, NC
July 20th Pour House Charleston, SC
July 21st The Soapbox Wilmington, NC
July 22nd Cider House Knoxville, TN
July 24th Taft Theatre Cincinnati, OH
July 25th Mr. Smalls Pittsburgh, PA
July 26th Capitol Theatre York, PA
July 30th Deluxe Indianapolis, IN
July 31st TBA Columbia, MO