The Weepies have announced fall tour dates in support of their forthcoming album Be My Thrill, which is due in stores Aug. 31.
The duo – Deb Talan and Steve Tannen — has been on tour this summer as part of Lilith Fair, the female-oriented festival organized by Sarah McLachlan but will now head out on their own beginning on the West Coast in October. They’ll make their way through the Midwest and northeast before wrapping up in Phoenix before Thanksgiving.
Talan and Tannen had been off the road for four years because their son was born just as they were completing Hideaway in 2008. With Be My Thrill, they are returning to live performances and have plenty of songs to play for audiences across the US.
The first single from the album, “I Was Made For Sunny Days” is available for streaming and can be purchased from iTunes and other digital retail outlets.
The complete tracklisting for Be My Thrill:
- Please Speak Well Of Me
- When You Go Away
- Red Red Rose
- I Was Made For Sunny Days
- They’re In Love, Where Am I?
- Add My Effort
- Be My Thrill
- Be My Honeypie
- Hard To Please
- Not A Lullaby
- How Do You Get High?
- Hope Tomorrow
- Empty Your Hands
Sun. Oct 10 – Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre
Wed. Oct 13 – San Diego, CA @ Winston’s
Thurs. Oct 14 – San Juan Capistrano, CA @ The Coach House
Fri. Oct 15 – Visalia, CA @ Fox Theatre
Sat. Oct 16 – San Francisco, CA @ Great American Music Hall
Sun. Oct 17 – Chico, CA @ El Rey Theatre
Tues. Oct 19 – Eugene, OR @ John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
Wed. Oct 20 – Portland, OR @ Aladdin Theater
Thurs. Oct 21 – Seattle, WA @ City Arts Music Festival (The Crocodile)
Fri. Oct 22 – Boise, ID @ The Bouquet
Sat. Oct 23 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The State Room
Sun. Oct 24 – Englewood, CO @ The Gothic Theatre
Tues. Oct 26 – Iowa City, IA @ The Englert Theatre
Thurs. Oct 28 – Madison, WI @ High Noon Saloon
Sat. Oct 30 – Evanston, IL @ SPACE
Mon. Nov 1 – Grand Rapids, MI @ Ladies Literary Club
Tues. Nov 2 – Ann Arbor, MI @ The Ark
Wed. Nov 3 – Cleveland, OH @ Beachland Ballroom
Fri. Nov 5 – Philadelphia, PA @ World Café Live
Sat. Nov 6 – Londonderry, NH @ Tupelo Music Hall
Sun. Nov 7 – Boston, MA @ Royale Nightclub
Mon. Nov 8 – Fairfield, CT @ FTC Stage One
Wed. Nov 10 – New York, NY @ Hiro Ballroom
Thurs. Nov 11 – Falls Church, VA @ The State Theatre
Fri. Nov 12 – Norfolk, VA @ The Attucks Theater
Sun. Nov 14 – Charleston, WV @ Mountain Stage
Mon. Nov 15 – Annapolis, MD @ Rams Head On Stage
Wed. Nov 17 – Atlanta, GA @ Variety Playhouse
Fri. Nov 19 – Dallas, TX @ Lakewood Theatre
Sat. Nov 20 – Austin, TX @ Momo’s
Tues. Nov 23 – Phoenix, AZ @ Rhythm Room Powered by Sidelines