Bobby Long Has A ‘Wishbone’ To Pick

The British singer/songwriter announces a March-April tour in support of his new album, Wishbone, coming your way later this month.  With a SXSW performance to be announced, confirmed stops for Bobby Long include Detroit, Cincinnati, Montreal, Cambridge and New York City.

Photo: John Davisson
Austin City Limits Music Festival, Zilker Park, Austin, TX

Produced by Ted Hutt (The Gaslight Anthem, Lucero, Old Crow Medicine Show), Wishbone drops Feb. 19 on ATO Records.  Preordering the disc via his website will qualify you for a free download of his Bedroom EP featuring five unreleased songs plus a chance of winning some primo Long swag.

Speaking of preordering, Long is offering preorders of Wishbone in various formats, with CDs priced at $15, vinyl $20 and downloads $10.

Here’s the tour:

March 28 – Ferndale, Mich., The Magic Bag
March. 29 – Evanston, Ill., SPACE
March 30 – Madison, Wis., The Frequency
March 31 – Minneapolis, Minn., 7th Street Entry
April 4 – Indianapolis, Ind., Radio Radio
April 5 – Cincinnati, Ohio, 20th Century Theatre
April 7 – Columbus, Ohio, The Basement
April 8 – Cleveland Heights, Ohio, Grog Shop
April 9 – Toronto, Ontario, Drake Hotel / Underground
April 10 – Montreal, Quebec, Le Divan Orange
April 12 – South Burlington, Vt., Higher Ground
April 13 – Northampton, Mass., Iron Horse Music Hall
April 15 – New York, N.Y., Mercury Lounge
April 16 – Cambridge, Mass., T.T. The Bear’s
April 17 – Philadelphia, Pa., World Cafe Live
April 18 – Vienna, Va., Jammin’ Java

Some shows are already on sale.  Columbus, New York and Cambridge go on sale Feb. 8.  Visit for more information.

And be sure to check out Pollstar’s 2010 interview with Long.  Just click here.