Sam Smith Dates On My Mind

This has been a busy week for Sam Smith. In addition to releasing his debut album in his homeland, the British singer/songwriter has announced dates for a fall U.S. excursion. Following his spring run of gigs, he’ll be back in the States in September.

Photo: John Davisson
The Belasco Theater, Los Angeles, Calif.

U.S. fans will have to wait until June 17 for the release of In The Lonely Hour.  The LP includes the singles “Lay Me Down” and “Money On My Mind.” The deluxe edition includes Naughty Boy’s single “La La La,” as well as a solo acoustic version of the song that introduced Smith’s vocals to the world – Disclosure’s “Latch.”

Last week Smith released the video for his latest tune, “Leave Your Lover.”

The fall U.S. tour includes a few appearances at Austin City Limits. Here’s the plan:

Sept. 15 – Boston, Mass., House Of Blues Boston  
Sept. 16 – Washington, D.C., Echostage     
Sept. 19 – New York, N.Y., Manhattan Center Home Of The Hammerstein Ballroom & Grand Ballroom           
Sept. 21 – Toronto, Ontario, Kool Haus       
Sept. 22 – Chicago, Ill., Riviera Theatre       
Sept. 24 – Vancouver, British Columbia, Orpheum 
Sept. 25 – Seattle, Wash., Paramount Theatre          
Sept. 26 – Portland, Ore., McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
Sept. 28 – Oakland, Calif., Fox Theater       
Sept. 30 – Los Angeles, Calif., Greek Theatre         
Oct. 3 – Austin, Texas, Zilker Park (Austin City Limits Music Festival)     
Oct. 4 – Houston, Texas, House Of Blues   
Oct. 6 – Atlanta, Ga., The Tabernacle          
Oct. 7 – Nashville, Tenn., Ryman Auditorium
Oct. 9 – Dallas, Texas, House Of Blues       
Oct. 10 – Austin, Texas, Zilker Park (Austin City Limits Music Festival)

Tickets go on sale Friday, May 30.

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