Charlie Louvin To Tour w/Old 97’s


Not to mention has no less than two albums en route this year too.

By Blurt Staff



As previously announced in this
space, Charlie Louvin will release two new albums on New York City’s Tompkins Square label.



Steps to Heaven, due September 16th, 2008, features ten
traditional gospel classics including two Louvin Brothers songs. The release
will be followed by Charlie Louvin Sings
Murder Ballads & Disaster Songs
, out December 9, 2008. Both albums were
produced, recorded and mixed by Mark Nevers (Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Andrew
Bird, Bobby Bare Sr.)



You can read more of the details



Meanwhile, Louvin is gearing up
for an October tour with none other than the Old 97’s. Check out the dates
below – now this should be an entertaining musical pairing!



Tour Dates:



Sept 16th Grand Ole Opry

Oct 14 – Lucinda Williams album released w/ Charlie guesting

Oct 25th – Woodstock NY Levon Helm’s Ramble


On tour with Old 97’s – October 1-12


Oct 1 Athens
GA Georgia

Oct 2 Knoxville
TN Bijou Theater

Oct 3 Carrboro NC Cat’s Cradle

Oct 4 Lancaster
PA Chameleon Club

Oct 5 Boston MA Wilbur

Oct 6 S. Burlington
VT Higher Ground

Oct 8 Buffalo
NY Town Ballroom

Oct 9 Pittsburgh
PA Diesel

Oct 10 Cleveland
OH Beachland Ballroom

Oct 11 Detroit St. Andrews Hall

Oct 12 Newport KY Southgate






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