• > Home
  • > News
  • > Brendan Benson to Release "What Kind of World" on April 21
  • Brendan Benson to Release "What Kind of World" on April 21

    Tue, 17 Apr 2012 11:57:22

    Brendan Benson to Release "What Kind of World" on April 21 - He is also going on tour

    Brendan Benson Videos

    • Brendan Benson - COLD HANDS
    • Brendan Benson - SPIT IT OUT

    more brendan benson videos »

    Brendan Benson will release his fifth studio album What Kind of World exclusively via www.BrendanBenson.com on April 21, the day of his son's second birthday.

    The album will be available at traditional and digital retail April 24.

    In anticipation of the forthcoming release, Readymade Records (Benson's own Nashville based label) is previewing the record with a stream of the title track "What Kind of World," available to hear on the album pre-order page. Go here to check it out.

    Benson is also going on tour.

    Tour Dates:

    * = w/ Young Hines supporting:
    # = w/ The Howling Brothers
    APRIL
    28 - Nashville, TN - Mercy Lounge*# (RECORD RELEASE SHOW)

    MAY
    03 - Philadelphia, PA - World Café Live*#
    05 - New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom*#
    10 - San Diego, CA - Casbah*#
    12 - Los Angeles, CA - Troubadour*#
    16 - Paris, France - Nouveau Casino*
    17 - Barcelona, Spain - Apollo 2*
    18 - Madrid, Spain - Moby Dick*
    21 - Portsmouth, UK - The Wedgewood Rooms*
    22 - London, UK - Scala*
    23 - Manchester, UK - Ruby Lounge*
    24 - Dublin, Ireland - The Button Factory*
    25 - Glasgow, Scottland - Oran Mor*

    JUNE
    06 - San Francisco, CA - The Independent*#
    08 - Portland, OR - Doug Fir*
    10 - Seattle, WA - The Crocodile*
    28 - Chicago, IL - Lincoln Hall*#
    29 - Minneapolis, MN - Varsity Theatre*#

    Did you check out What Kind of World yet?

    —Maggie Pannacione
    04.17.12



    "Like" ARTISTdirect on facebook to get more news and info on Brendan Benson

    Tags: Brendan Benson, Young Hines

    Latest Music News

    more news headlines »

    • this week
    • last week
    • artist
    • ringtone
    • peak rank
    • wks on chart