'Concrete Sky' is to be the new single from acclaimed singer/songwriter Beth Orton. It is her first single in three years and is co-written by former Smiths mainstay Johnny Marr and Beth. It is released on 15th July 2002 and features guest vocals from Ryan Adams.
Her new album 'Daybreaker' is released on 29th July 2002 and features more collaborations with the likes of Everything But The Girl's Ben Watt, William Orbit, folk great Emmylou Harris, The Chemical Brothers and Victor Van Vugt.
Her concert at The Electric Ballroom is a complete sellout with all tickets going within 48 hours.The show is on 9th July. Before that Beth can be seen performing as part of the Eden Sessions held at The Eden Project, Cornwall on Saturday 6th July. She is also part of Summer Sundae on 7th July at De Montfort Hall & Gardens, Leceister.
Beth's UK tour starts in the Autumn.
York Barbican - October 4
Liverpool Royal Court - 5
Manchester Bridgewater Hall - 6
Birmingham Symphony Hall - 8
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall - 9
Carlisle Sands Centre - 10
Newcastle City Hall - 11
Aberdeen Music Hall - 13
Glasgow Concert Hall - 14
Sheffield City Hall - 15
Norwich UEA - 16
Southampton Guildhall - 18
Cambridge Corn Exchange - 19
Reading Hexagon - 20
Bristol Colston Hall - 21
London Shepherds Bush Empire - 23
Dublin Vicar Street - 28 & 29