Lucinda Williams has announced that her new album, called Blessed will be released on March 1st, 2011. The new album will be released in standard format, and as a deluxe edition, featuring a bonus CD of album demos called The Kitchen Tapes.
A handful of 2011 tour dates have been announced so far:
March 4th and 5th: Toronto @ Massey Hall
March 11th and 12th: New York @ Webster Hall
May 5th: New Orleans, La. @ New Orleans Jazz Festival
May 7th: Austin, Texas @ Stubb’s
May 8Th: Houston, Texas @ The Houston International Festival