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KT TUNSTALL TO HIT THE ROAD FOR FALL NORTH AMERICAN HEADLINING TOUR

MULTI-PLATINUM SINGER-SONGWRITER’S THIRD STUDIO ALBUM, TIGER SUIT, DUE 5TH, 2010, FROM VIRGIN RECORDS

APPEARANCES ON THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JAY LENO, NPR’S CAFE, YAHOO!’S MAXIMUM PERFORMANCE AND CBS/LAST.FM’S SUMMER CONCERT SERIES SLATED

Multi-platinum singer-songwriter and Grammy Award nominee KT Tunstall will launch a headlining tour of  North America this fall that begins on  October 31st in  Portland , OR and criss-crosses the country throughout  November before culminating in a show in New York City at Terminal 5 on December 1st. ‘s Hurricane Bells will appear as support on all dates, which are listed below. Tickets go on-sale beginning Sept 10th.

The tour will  support her brand -new album Tiger Suit, which will be released by Virgin Records on October 5th, 2010. Recorded in January at ‘s world-famous Hansa Studios, Tiger Suit heralds the beginning of a new musical adventure for Tunstall. Organic instrumentation is blended with dance-friendly textures, the results of which she has dubbed “Nature Techno” to encapsulate the album’s collision of raw, upfront rootsiness and sleek electronic textures.

KT will perform the album’s first , “Fade Like A Shadow,” October 5th on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The single was released to all digital retailers on August 10th and is already Top 20 at Triple A . Watch the video, directed by Paul Minor, here: http://www.youtube.com/kttunstallofficial#p/a/f/0/yiYx9glnt6M. In addition, Tunstall’s performance on NPR’s World Café program will air on Friday, October 1st, a Yahoo! Maximum Performance  will run in early October, and  a  live  session for CBS/Last.FM’s Summer Concert Series will be posted  on September 9th at http://lastfmdiscover.radio.com/shows/summer-sessions/.

Tiger Suit was produced by Jim Abbiss, known for his work with Arctic Monkeys, Adele, Kasabian, Editors, and many more. Tunstall co-wrote several tracks with A-list songwriter/producers Linda Perry and Greg Kurstin, as well as her long-time collaborators Martin Terefe and Jimmy Hogarth, both of whom contributed to Tunstall’s previous albums, 2007’s Top 10 Drastic Fantastic and its predecessor, 2006’s platinum-seller Eye To The Telescope.

KT Tunstall’s upcoming U.S. tour dates are on sale this weekend:

Oct 31             Portland , OR                               Crystal Ballroom

Nov 1               Vancouver , BC                       Commodore Ballroom

Nov2                 Seattle ,                                 The Showbox SODO

Nov 4               Spokane , WA                           Knitting Factory

Nov 5               Boise , ID                                           Knitting Factory

Nov 7               Reno , NV                                         Knitting Factory

Nov 8               San Francisco ,        Warfield Theatre

Nov 11         Los Angeles , CA           The Music Box

Nov 12           San Diego , CA                 House of Blues

Nov 16           Denver , CO                             Ogden Theatre

Nov 18           Minneapolis , MN           Epic

Nov 19           Indianapolis , IN                 The Vogue

Nov 21           Chicago ,                             Vic Theatre

Nov 22           Detroit , MI                                 The Crofoot

Nov 23           Toronto , ON                           Phoenix Theatre

Nov 25           Montreal ,  QU                       Club Soda

Nov 26           Philadelphia , PA           The Trocadero

Nov 27           Washington , DC             9:30 Club

Nov 29           Boston , MA                             House of Blues

Dec 1               New York , NY                     Terminal 5

Contact:

Heidi Anne-Noel

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Tour press:

Kristen Kanopka

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