Morrissey Enlists Interpol For Coast to Coast U.S. Fall Tour

  • MorrisseyAPRIL 9, 2019 — Today, Morrissey announces a fall tour in major venues across the U.S. in support of his highly-anticipated forthcoming record of 60s/70s covers album, ‘California Son’ (out May 24th via Étienne Records/BMG). Kicking off on September 5th in Maryland’s Merriweather Post Pavilion and followed by a show at New York City’s Forest Hills Stadium, the Britpop icon will traverse The States coast to coast. The tour will end with a finale show at San Diego’s Pechanga Arena in his beloved California. He will be joined on the road by New York City post-punk luminaries Interpol.

    Morrissey Fall 2019 U.S. Tour  w/ Interpol
    (Public On-Sale Starts Friday, April 12 at 10AM Local Time)

    Thurs, Sept 5 – Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion  
    Sat, Sept 7 – Queens, NY – Forest Hills Stadium
    Mon, Sept 9 – Camden, NJ – BB&T Pavilion  
    Weds, Sept 11 – Kettering, OH – Fraze Pavilion
    Fri, Sept 13 – Rochester Hills, MI – Meadow Brook Amphitheatre
    Sat, Sept 14 – Highland Park, IL – Ravinia Festival
    Weds, Sept 18 – Grand Prairie, TX – Verizon Theatre
    Fri, Sept 20 – Austin, TX – Frank Erwin Center **tix on-sale 2PM local time, April 12**
    Sat, Sept 21 – Houston, TX – White Oak Music Hall
    Sat, Sept 28 – Salt Lake City, UT – Saltair
    Mon, Sept 30 – Portland, OR – Theatre of the Clouds
    Thurs, Oct 3 – San Francisco, CA – Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
    Sat, Oct 5 – Irvine, CA – Five Point Amphitheatre
    Sun, Oct 6 – San Diego, CA – Pechanga Arena FKA San Diego Sports Arena
     
    The news follows yesterday’s release of the first radio single off ‘California Son’, Morrissey’s tasteful rendition of The 5th Dimension’s hit  “Wedding Bell Blues”, with guests Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day and Lydia Night of The Regrettes on backing vocals. Listen HERE.
     
    Morrissey is also set to play a seven-date Broadway run at New York City’s Lunt-Fontanne Theater from May 2nd to May 11th. The shows, which sold out within an hour of being on sale, will prove a treat for longtime Moz fans, spanning his career from his early Smiths days to the present ‘California Son’ era.
     
    PRE-ORDER ‘CALIFORNIA SON’ HERE
     
    ‘CALIFORNIA SON’ TRACK LISTING
    1. Morning Starship (Jobriath) with Ed Droste of Grizzly Bear
    2. Don’t Interrupt The Sorrow (Joni Mitchell)
    3. Only a Pawn In Their Game (Bob Dylan) with Petra Haden
    4. Suffer the Little Children (Buffy St Marie)
    5. Days of Decision (Phil Ochs) with Sameer Gadhia of Young The Giant
    6. It’s Over (Roy Orbison) with LP
    7. Wedding Bell Blues (The 5th Dimension) with Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day & Lydia Night of The Regrettes
    8. Loneliness Remembers What Happiness Forgets (Dionne Warwick)
    9. Lady Willpower (Gary Puckett)
    10. When You Close Your Eyes (Carly Simon) with Petra Haden
    11. Lenny’s Tune (Tim Hardin)
    12. Some Say I Got Devil (Melanie)