Music News- Acclaimed singer, songwriter and Grammy-winning producer, Charlotte NC born, Joe Henry has confirmed series of USA tour dates. The run of solo shows will feature songs from Henry’s decades-long career as well as from his highly regarded 2017 album Thrum. It kicks off November 15th in Chicago, the tour then visits many cities Henry hasn’t stopped at in 15 years or more, including Minneapolis, Ann Arbor, Denver, Austin and more. See below for full tour itinerary.
A songwriter, musician, producer, poet, and essayist now based in Los Angeles, Joe Henry has released 14 studio albums of his own over his 25+ year career and has worked with a diverse range of musicians – from Elvis Costello to Ornette Coleman to Joan Baez. Henry draws an author’s eye for the overlooked detail across a broad swath of American musical styles – folk, rock, jazz, country and blues – rendering genre modifiers useless. He has produced 4 Grammy-Winning records: Don’t Give Up On Me (Solomon Burke), Genuine Negro Jig (Carolina Chocolate Drops), A Stranger Here (Ramblin’ Jack Elliott), and Slipstream(Bonnie Raitt).