Patti Smith announces UK Tour

Esistentialist punk princess Patti Smith has announced details of a UK tour to support her new album ‘Twelve’.

Twelve is a covers album and is set to be released on April 16 and features covers of Stevie Wonder’s ‘Pastime Paradise’, ‘Helpless’ by Neil Young and surprisingly, Tears For Fears ‘Everybody Wants To Rule The World’.

The album also features covers of songs by The Doors, Nirvana, Jefferson Airplane, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Allman Brothers, Paul Simon and a cover of a Bob Dylan tune after playing at a Dylan Tribute concert.

Read over for tour dates

Kendal Arts Centre (May 10)

Ulverston Coronation Hall (11)

Dublin Vicar Street (13)

London Roundhouse (17)

Mindhead All Tomorrow’s Parties (19)

Liverpool Academy (20)

Glasgow ABC (22)

Newcastle Sage (23)

Sheffield The Plug (24)


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