Posted on Oct. 31 2017

Photo Credit: Ebru Wildiz

“An album that shows Womack to be one of American roots music’s foremost auteurs.” – NPR Music

TORONTO, ON – October 31, 2017 –  Lee Ann Womack’s new album and debut for ATO Records, The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone  is out now. It is a stunning exploration of the music of East Texas that showcases Lee Ann Womack’s talent for timeless songwriting and cements her status as “one of American roots music’s foremost auteurs” (NPR Music). To mark the occasion, the New York Times has run a career-spanning profile of Lee Ann’s work. Read the full feature here.

To accompany the new album, Lee Ann has announced over 30 additional full-band headlining dates including a stop in Toronto on January 24 at The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern. She’ll be accompanied by some of Nashville’s best musicians, with Jonathan Trebing (guitar), Lex Price (bass), Dave Dunseath (drums), Justin Schipper (pedal steel) and Luke Bulla (fiddle) rounding out her touring band. Full tour routing below.

For more on how The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone came to life, watch this mini documentary produced by Live Nation’s Homecoming series. Watch HERE.

American Songwriter called The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone “a late-breaking short list nominee for 2017’s album of the year,” while LA Times says the album is “one of the most personal albums of her impressive career.”

Produced by her husband Frank Liddell (2017 ACM Album of the Year winning producer for Miranda Lambert’s The Weight of These Wings) and largely recorded at the legendary SugarHill Studios in Houston, TX, The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone features more Lee Ann Womack co-writes than all her previous albums combined, making it her most personal collection to date. The album mixes the country, soul, gospel and blues of her native East Texas, into an audacious, sharp-edged work of art.

Lee Ann Womack Tour Dates:

Nov. 1 – The Troubadour – Los Angeles, CA
Nov. 3 – Lafayette Cajundome – Lafayette, LA*
Nov. 4 – Bell County Expo – Belton, TX*
Nov. 7 – Rough Trade – Brooklyn, NY
Nov. 8 – Fairfield Theatre Company – Fairfield, CT
Nov. 10 – Shalin Liu Performance Center – Rockport, MA
Nov. 11 – The Egg Center for the Performing Arts – Albany, NY
Nov. 24 – Hartman Arena – Park City, KS +
Jan. 5 – The MusicFest at Steamboat – Steamboat, CO
Jan. 13 – 2018 30A Songwriters Festival – Santa Rosa Beach, FL
Jan. 18 – Knucklehead’s – Kansas City, MO
Jan. 19 – Old Rock House – St. Louis, MO
Jan. 20 – City Winery – Chicago, IL
Jan. 21 – City Winery – Chicago, IL
Jan. 23 – Kent State University at Tuscarawas – New Philadelphia, OH
Jan. 24 – Horseshoe Tavern – Toronto, ON
Jan. 25 – Auburn Public Theater – Auburn, NY
Feb. 4-11 – Cayamo Cruise – New Orleans, LA
Feb. 16 – Arizona Musicfest – Scottsdale, AZ
Feb. 17 – Buck Owens’ Crystal Palace – Bakersfield, CA
Feb. 18 – The Tower Theatre – Fresno, CA
Feb. 19 – Bankhead Theater – Livermore, CA
Feb. 22 – The Chapel – San Francisco, CA
Feb. 23 – McNear’s Mystic Theatre – Petaluma, CA
Feb. 24 – Center for the Arts – Grass Valley, CA
Feb. 27 – State Theatre – Red Bluff, CA
Feb. 28 – The Belfry – Sisters, OR
Mar. 1 – Tractor Tavern – Seattle, WA
Mar. 2 – Admiral Theatre – Bremerton, WA
Mar. 3 – Doug Fir Lounge – Portland, OR
Mar. 15 – Rams Head On Stage – Annapolis, MD
Mar. 17 – Paramount Theatre – Rutland, VT
Mar. 22 – Sellersville Theater – Sellersville, PA
Mar. 23 – The Birchmere – Alexandria, VA
Mar. 24 – Don Gibson Theatre – Shelby, NC
Mar. 29 – City Winery – Atlanta, GA
Mar. 31 – Diana Wortham Theatre – Asheville, NC
Apr. 19 – The Heights Theatre – Houston, TX
Apr. 20 – Gruene Hall – New Braunfels, TX
Apr. 22 – The Kessier Theater – Dallas, TX

*denotes shows w. Alan Jackson
+denotes show w. Willie Nelson
The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone Track List:

  1. All The Trouble
  2. The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone
  3. He Called Me Baby
  4. Hollywood
  5. End of the End of the World
  6. Bottom of the Barrel
  7. Shine On Rainy Day
  8. Mama Lost Her Smile
  9. Wicked
  10. Long Black Veil
  11. Someone Else’s Heartache
  12. Sunday
  13. Talking Behind Your Back
  14. Take The Devil Out Of Me



The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone

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