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What’s new? Pink dates for Australia, Harper club shows for early 2009 and a few new January gigs for Lykke Li.

Yes, it’s more Pink dates for Australia. This time Ms. Pink is adding summer shows for the continent Down Under. New ones include June 27 in Haymarket at Sydney Ent’ment Centre; July 26 in Boondall at Brisbane Entertainment Centre; July 30 in Melbourne at Rod Laver Arena; August 5 in Hindmarsh at Adelaide Entertainment Centre and August 6 in Perth at Burswood Dome.

Photo: Photo courtesy of AVO Session
AVO Session festival, Basel, Switzerland.

Harper books a serious-looking nightclub tour for January through March. Details include January 18 in Davenport, Iowa, at Blueport Pub; February 13 in Buffalo, New York, at Lafayette Tap Room; February 27 in Flint, Michigan, at Rube’s Booze & Blues and March 27 in Tacoma, Washington, at Jazzbones Restaurant & Nightclub. Other cities added to the routing include Roanonke, Nashville, Pittsburgh, St. Louis, Phoenix and Vancouver.

And we have a few new February dates for Lykke Li – The 12th in Portland, Oregon, at Hawthorne Theatre, the 13th in Seattle at Showbox At The Market and the 17th in Pomona at Glass House.

During the first couple of hours of biz we also updated the schedules for Snow Patrol, Soulwax, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, The Duhks, Ricky Skaggs, Marcus Eaton, Kolvane, John Hiatt, Kenny G, Juice Newton, Fear Before, EG Kight, Marcus Eaton, Rise Phoenix Rise and Zen Tricksters.