Sara Watkins New Album Out Now, Tour Dates (Beacon Theatre, City Winery)

Sara Watkins at Joe’s Pub (08/19/08)
Sara Watkins at Joe's Pub
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The lovely and talented Sara Watkins just released a new solo album last week entitled Sun Midnight Sun. Produced by guitarist, singer, and songwriter Blake Mills, Sun Midnight Sun also features special guest appearances by Fiona Apple, Jackson Browne, Taylor Goldsmith (Dawes), Benmont Tench, and Sean Watkins (Nickel Creek). On Sara’s upcoming tour, she’ll be supporting Jackson Browne and Dawes in most cities, as well as headlining a few select dates of her own. In NYC, she’ll be playing a “record release” show at the City Winery on June 16 (Buy Tickets) and then coming back to open for Jackson Browne at the Beacon Theatre on August 3 (Buy Tickets).

Album art and more Sara Watkins tour dates after the jump.

Sara Watkins – Sun Midnight Sun
Sun Midnight Sun - Sara Watkins

Sara Watkins 2012 Tour Dates
05/27/12 Cumberland, MD Allegany County Fairgrounds
05/29/12 Roanoke, VA Kirk Ave Music Hall
05/30/12 Charlottesville, VA Southern Cafe and Music Hall
05/31/12 York, PA Strand-Capitol Perf. Arts Center
06/01/12 Washington, DC 9:30 Club
06/02/12 Elmer, NJ Appel Farm Arts & Music Center
06/03/12 Hunter, NY Hunter Mountain
06/05/12 Pittsburgh, PA Downtown Pittsburgh
06/06/12 Cincinnati, OH Taft Theatre
06/07/12 Indianapolis, IN The Vogue
06/08/12 Manchester, TN Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival
06/10/12 Athens, GA The Melting Point
06/11/12 Chattanooga, TN Track 29
06/13/12 Asheville, NC The Orange Peel
06/14/12 Carrboro, NC Cat’s Cradle
06/15/12 Richmond, VA Brown’s Island
06/16/12 New York, NY City Winery
06/17/12 Croton on Hudson, NY Croton Point Park
07/04/12 Rancho Bernardo, CA Spirit of the 4th
07/14/12 Charlotte, NC Belk Theater
07/15/12 North Charleston, SC North Charleston Perf. Arts Center
07/17/12 Greenville, SC Peace Center Amphitheatre
07/18/12 Nashville, TN Ryman Auditorium
07/20/12 Richmond, VA Carpenter Theatre At Richmond CenterStage
07/22/12 Durham, NC Durham Performing Arts Center
07/23/12 Vienna, VA Filene Center At Wolf Trap
07/25/12 Philadelphia, PA Academy Of Music
07/26/12 Floyd, VA Blue Cow Pavillion
07/29/12 Newport, RI Fort Adams State Park
07/30/12 Gilford, NH Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion
08/01/12 Holyoke, MA Mountain Park
08/03/12 New York, NY Beacon Theatre w/ Jackson Browne
08/05/12 West Long Branch, NJ Monmouth University
08/07/12 Shippensburg, PA H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center
08/12/12 Louisville, KY Whitney Hall
08/14/12 Indianapolis, IN Murat Theatre
08/15/12 Cleveland Heights, OH Cain Park