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Leif Vollebekk North American Tour in support of North Americana

posted Oct 30, 2014, 3:06 PM by Vu Nguyen   [ updated Oct 30, 2014, 3:08 PM ]
Ann Powers of NPR Music included  Leif Vollebekk's North Americana the album on her "Under-The-Radar Albums Preview of 2014" list and said "Vollebekk also openly borrows from Jeff Buckley - always a daring move. With a grit-and-honey voice and a way of opening up his own confessions until they become universal, Vollebekk pulls it off."

On January 28th, Vollebekk released his U.S. debut North Americana on Missing Piece Records
 
The ten songs that comprise North Americana were performed by Vollebekk (vocals, guitar, piano, harmonica, a little rusty fiddle), jazz musicians Hans Bernhard (bass) and Philippe Melanson (drums), Arcade Fire's Sarah Neufeld (violin), Joe Grass(pedal steel) and Adam Kinner (tenor sax).
 
U.S. Tour Dates with Barr Brothers:

11/11/14         Buffalo, NY     Ninth Ward At Babeville     
11/12/14         Pittsburgh, PA     Andy Warhol Museum     
11/13/14         Columbus, OH     Woodlands Tavern     
11/14/14         Chicago, IL     Empty Bottle     
11/15/14         Minneapolis, MN     Cedar Cultural Center     
11/18/14         Washington, DC     Sixth & I Historic Synagogue     
11/19/14         Philadelphia, PA     Boot & Saddle     
11/21/14         New York, NY     Bowery Ballroom     
11/22/14         Cambridge, MA     The Sinclair     
11/28/14         Carrboro, NC     Cat's Cradle 
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