Ilya S. Savenok, Getty Images The sad news came across late Wednesday afternoon…
- Posted on Mar 5th 2008 3:00PM by Jessica Robertson
- The B-52's, Tegan and Sara and the Cliks are among the performers slated for the second annual True Colors tour, which kicks off on May 31 in Boston. The jaunt, spearheaded by Cyndi Lauper, will also feature artists including Regina Spektor, Indigo Girls, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts and Joan Armatrading. Other acts are expected to be announced in the coming weeks.
- KT Tunstall will kick off her 'Campfire Tour' in support of her latest album, 'Drastic Fantastic,' on May 3 in San Diego. The North American jaunt is set to wrap with a pair of dates (May 28-29) at New York City's Town Hall.
- Martha Wainwright will release her new album, titled 'I Know You're Married But I've Got Feelings Too,' on June 10. The effort features guest spots from her brother, Rufus Wainwright, as well as Pete Townshend, the Band's Garth Hudson and Steely Dan's Donald Fagen.
- Folk icon Joan Baez plans to release an as-yet-untitled new album, produced by Steve Earle, in "late summer/early fall." Baez and Earle first began work on the effort in December.