Van Morrison has announced details of a new studio album, Keep Me Singing.
Morrison’s 36th studio album, it will be released on September 30 through Caroline Records.
The album contains 12 original songs written and performed by Morrison, as well as a cover of “Share Your Love With Me” – written by Alfred Baggs and Don Robey. For the track “Every Time I See A River”, Morrison has collaborated with lyricist Don Black. The album’s closing track, “Caledonia Swing”, is an instrumental featuring Morrison on piano and saxophone. All tracks were produced by Van Morrison.
The tracklisting for Keep Me Singing is:
Let It Rhyme
Every Time I See A River
Keep Me Singing
Out In The Cold Again
The Pen Is Mightier Than The Sword
Holy Guardian Angel
Share Your Love With Me
Look Beyond The Hill
Going Down To Bangor
Van Morrison has also announced he will play 7 live dates across the UK in October and November, beginning with a headline performance at Bluesfest 2016 at London’s O2 and culminating in a show at Manchester’s O2 Apollo.
30th October – Bluesfest 2016, The O2, London
8th November – Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool
9th November – Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool
13th November – Playhouse, Edinburgh
14th November – Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow
28th November – Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham
29th November – O2 Apollo, Manchester
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