James Blunt has announced details of his upcoming North American tour, part of his extensive “2008 LOST SOULS TOUR.” The highly anticipated headlining tour celebrates the release of Blunt’s new album, “ALL THE LOST SOULS.” Presented by VH1 “You Oughta Know”, the tour kicks off in February ‘08 and will feature special guest Sara Bareilles.
The month-long LOST SOULS tour is set to kick off on February 4, 2008 at Seattle’s Moore Theatre. From there, the British superstar will play a series of major dates across North America, culminating on March 4th at Atlanta’s The Tabernacle (see attached itinerary). Pre-sale tickets will be available via Blunt’s official fan site jamesblunt.com tomorrow, November 14th, with remaining tickets going on sale to the public on Saturday, November 17th.
Blunt is currently slated to appear on a number of high-profile TV programs in the coming weeks. The appearances begin on November 18th **when he is a presenter at the **35th annual American Music Awards. He will then perform “Same Mistake” on The Late Show with David Letterman on November 20th **followed on **November 23rd by a morning performance on Live with Regis and Kelly. On December 11th James will appear on The View, and then on CBS’ annual seasonal celebration, A Home For The Holidays, scheduled for broadcast on December 21st. The performances follow Blunt’s recent string of major television appearances heralding the release of “ALL THE LOST SOULS,” including the Today show, Ellen DeGeneres, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, as well as Nightline and Jimmy Kimmel Live!.
“2008 Lost Souls Tour” - North America 2008
4 Seattle, WA Moore Theater
6 San Francisco, CA The Warfield
7 Los Angeles, CA The Wiltern
8 Las Vegas, NV The Pearl
12 Denver, CO Ogden Theater
22 Chicago, IL Vic Theater
23 Ann Arbor, MI Michigan Theater
25 Toronto, ONT Sony Centre
26 Montreal, QUE St. Denis
27 Boston, MA The Orpheum
29 New York, NY Beacon Theater
1 Philadelphia, PA Keswick Theater
4 Atlanta, GA The Tabernacle