Thursday, January 17, 2013

Holly Williams on tour and to release album

Critically lauded Nashville-based singer-songwriter Holly Williams will make her debut performance on the “Tonight Show with Jay Leno” January 30 in support of The Highway, her third studio album out February 5 on her own imprint, Georgiana Records. Pre-orders for the album are available at iTunes, Amazon and

Kicking off her U.S. tour January 24 at New York’s Joe’s Pub, Williams will also play Hotel Café in Los Angeles on February 6 and the Belcourt Theatre in Nashville on February 12. Additional tour dates include stops in San Diego, Charleston, Ann Arbor, Chicago and the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in May. She will perform at the Nashville Ballet February 1, and the Grand Ole Opry February 2. See below for full list of tour dates.

Recorded at The Art House in Nashville, The Highway was produced by Charlie Peacock (The Civil Wars) co-produced by Williams, and engineered and mixed by Richie Biggs, with additional engineering and mixing by Nick Autry and Chuck Ainlay. Featuring 11 original compositions written or co-written by Williams, the album includes guest vocals fromJackson Browne (“Gone Away From Me”), Jakob Dylan(“Without You”), Dierks Bentley (“’Til It Runs Dry”) and Gwyneth Paltrow (“Waiting On June”).

The daughter of Hank Williams, Jr. and granddaughter of the legendary Hank Williams, Holly released her debut album, The Ones We Never Knew (Universal South), in 2004, and the follow- up, Here With Me (Mercury Nashville) in 2009. With a passion for style and fashion, Holly is the owner of H. Audrey, a clothing boutique in Nashville. She also shares her love of food and travel on her blog, The Afternoon Off:


January 17            The Square Room            Knoxville, TN
January 18-20            30A Songwriter’s Festival            Rosemary Beach, FL
January 24            Joe’s Pub            New York, NY
February 1            Nashville Ballet            Nashville, TN
February 5            Soho Music Club            Santa Barbara, CA
February 6            Hotel Café             Los Angeles, CA
February 7            The Soda Bar            San Diego, CA
February 8            Nutty Jerry’s            Winnie, TX**
February 9            Arlington Music Hall            Arlington, TX**
February 12            Belcourt Theatre            Nashville, TN
February 14            Ruth Eckerd Hall            Clearwater, FL*
February 15            Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall    Sarasota, FL*
February 17            Philharmonic PAC            Naples, FL*
February 18            Kravis PAC            West Palm, FL*
February 20            The Music Farm            Charleston, SC
February 21            Red Clay Theatre            Duluth, GA
February 22            WorkPlay Theatre            Birmingham, AL
March 6            Lincoln Theatre            Raleigh, NC
March 7            Evening Muse            Charlotte, NC
March 8            Grey Eagle Tavern & Music Hall  Asheville, NC
March 9            Ryman Auditorium            Nashville, TN***
March 26            The Ark   Ann Arbor, MI
March 27            SPACE   Evanston, IL
March 28            Meyer Theater   Green Bay, WI
March 29            Do317 Lounge    Indianapolis, IN
April 19            World Café Live  Wilmington, DE
April 21            Tin Angel    Philadelphia, PA
April 25            Fete Lounge  Providence, RI
April 26            Lancaster County Convention Center  Lancaster, PA
May 3            New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival  New Orleans, LA
*with Sheryl Crow    **with Loretta Lynn    ***with Indigo Girls

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