Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Van Morrison's tour underway; new album out now

Van Morrison’s new album, Keep Me Singing, is the highest charting album of his career, debuting at #9 on Billboard’s Top 200 Chart and #4 on Top Current Albums Chart.

The 36th studio album to date consists of 12 original songs written and performed by Morrison. 

There's also a cover of the blues standard "Share Your Love With Me" - a tribute to Bobby Bland, who did the original recording of this song. Closing track "Caledonia Swing" is an instrumental featuring Van on piano and saxophone. All tracks were produced by Van Morrison.

Track listing:

1. Let It Rhyme
2. Every Time I See A River
3. Keep Me Singing
4. Out In The Cold Again
5. Memory Lane
6. The Pen Is Mightier Than The Sword
7. Holy Guardian Angel
8. Share Your Love With Me
9. In Tiburon
10. Look Beyond The Hill
11. Going Down To Bangor
12. Too Late
13. Caledonia Swing

Van's tour kicked off earlier this week in New York and continues with more dates in the US and UK through January.

Tour dates:

October 13 - Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles
October 15 - Santa Barbara Bowl, California
October 17 - Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco 
October 18 - SF Jazz Center, San Francisco
October 19 - SF Jazz Center, San Francisco
January 13 - Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV
January 14 - Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV
January 17 - Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, FL
January 18 - Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, FL
January 19 - Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, FL

October 30 - Bluesfest 2016, The O2, London
November 8 - Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool
November 9 - Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool
November 13 - Playhouse, Edinburgh
November 14 - Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow
November 28 - Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham
November 29 - O2 Apollo, Manchester
December 18 - Waterfront Hall, Belfast

Van Morrison’s new album album ‘Keep Me Singing’ is now available here

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