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M WARD & NEKO CASE, INCHES FROM EACH OTHER ON NOV 2, 2006 (CRED)
M Ward & Neko Case

M Ward has announced a five-date early-2007 solo tour that includes a January 26th show at Town Hall in NYC. Presale here. Tour dates below...

M WARD | 2007 Solo Tour Dates
Jan 26 ­ New York, NY @ Town Hall Theatre
Jan 27 ­ Toronto, ON @ Mod Club Theatre (19+)
Jan 29 ­ Chicago, IL @ Park West
Feb 2 ­ Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre
Feb 4 ­ San Francisco, CA @ Bimbo¹s 365 Club (18+) (no presale)

SOONER M WARD DATES IN AUSTRALIA & NZ
Friday 29th December: Lorne - The Falls (Sold Out!)
Saturday 30th December: Melbourne - Corner Hotel
Sunday 31st December: Marion Bay - The Falls (Sold Out!)
Tuesday 2nd January: Fremantle - Fly By Night Club
Thursday 4th January: Brisbane - The Zoo
Friday 5th January: Sydney - The Metro
Wednesday 10th Jan Auckland, NZ The Dogs Bollix (solo)
Thursday 11th Jan Wellington, NZ San Francisco Bath House (solo)

Previously
M(att) Ward & Conor Oberst @ Angel Orensanz, NYC | pics
M Ward & My Morning Jacket's Jim James @ AO, NYC | pics
M Ward playing NYU Thursday