Agnes Obel Floats Around North America

The haunting melodies of Agnes Obel will sound across North America once more the songstress prepares for a tour to complement her new “Citizen of Glass” album.

Photo: Frank Eidel
“I very much believe in going with your instincts. … It’s very exciting because you don’t know where you’re going to end up.”

Obel’s routing has her kicking things off with four nights in Canada, starting with  in Montreal, Quebec, Feb. 28. From there she has a couple shows in most regions, eventually closing things out in Ann Arbor, Mich., March 31.

The artist is currently on tour in Europe and her next scheduled performance is in Zurich, Switzerland, tomorrow night at . She stays on that continent, with runs in France and the United Kingdom before wrapping up in Dublin, Ireland, Dec. 1.

The new album came out in October and has earned her the praise of publications like Mother Jones and Q. She also premiered a new music video for the song “It’s Happening Again” through NPR recently. Check it out below:

Here is the plan:

Feb. 28 – Montreal, Quebec, Place Des Arts (Montreal High Lights Festival)
March 01 – Quebec City, Quebec, Palais Montcalm
March 03 – Ottawa, Ontario, Bronson Centre
March 04 – Toronto, Ontario, Great Hall On Queen Street
March 08 – Cambridge, Mass., The Sinclair
March 09 – Philadelphia, Pa., Union Transfer
March 11 – New York, N.Y., Le Poisson Rouge
March 13 – Nashville, Tenn., Mercy Lounge
March 15 – Houston, Texas, The Heights Theater
March 22 – San Francisco, Calif., The Independent
March 24 – Portland, Ore., Wonder Ballroom
March 25 – Vancouver, British Columbia, Imperial
March 29 – Minneapolis, Minn., Cedar Cultural Center
March 30 – Chicago, Ill., Old Town School Of Folk Music
March 31 – Ann Arbor, Mich., The Ark
Tickets to select dates go on sale Nov. 18. Head over to for the latest on the artist.