Lucinda Williams will release Blessed, the followup to 2008’s Little Honey, on March 1, 2011. The album was produced by Don Was, and features some of Williams’ strongest writing to date. A deluxe edition of Blessed will come with a bonus disc of demos of each track, recorded on the day she wrote them, dubbed The Kitchen Tapes.
Williams has announced the following tour dates:
March 4-5: Toronto, Massey Hall
March 11-12: New York, Webster Hall
May 5: New Orleans, New Orleans Jazz Festival
May 7: Austin, Stubb’s
May 8: Houston, The Houston International Festival