Avant-garde singer-songwriter and harpist Joanna Newsom has announced her first shows since 2016, according to Jambase. The Strings/Keys Incident tour will see Newsom playing her unique and hauntingly beautiful songs solo on both harp and piano in the fall of 2019.
The tour gets underway on Sept. 7 at the Perelman Theater in Philadelphia followed by a three-night run at New York City’s El Teatro del El Museo del Barrio Sept. 10-12. The singer-songwriter will then head to the Midwest including a three-night stand in Chicago. Joanna Newsom’s Strings/Keys Incident tour wraps up on Oct. 13 in Milwaukee. You can find a complete list of Joanna Newsom 2019 dates with select ticketing info below.
Joanna Newsom began playing the harp growing up in Northern California. She got her start performing in San Francisco clubs, playing keys with the Bay Area band The Pleased. Newsom struck out on her own in 2004 with her critically acclaimed debut album The Milk-Eyed Mender. Newsom would follow with Ys in 2006--which cracked the Billboard 200 chart and nabbed a nomination for the 2007 Shortlist Music Prize--and Have One on Me in 2010. Newsome released her latest album, Divers, in 2015.
Don’t miss your chance to catch Joanna Newsom when she hits the road this fall. See below for a complete list of tour dates and select ticketing info.
Joanna Newsom Strings/Keys Incident Tour 2019:
Sept. 7 - Philadelphia, PA - Perelman Theater (Tickets)
Sept. 10 - New York, NY - El Teatro del El Museo del Barrio (Tickets)
Sept. 11 - New York, NY - El Teatro del El Museo del Barrio (Tickets)
Sept. 12 - New York, NY - El Teatro del El Museo del Barrio (Tickets)
Oct. 7 - Chicago, IL - Thalia Hall
Oct. 8 - Chicago, IL - Thalia Hall
Oct. 9 - Chicago, IL - Thalia Hall
Oct. 13 - Milwaukee, WI - Irish Cultural and Heritage Center