'Years of Refusal' - the new studio album from Morrissey - will be released on February 16th, 2009, preceded by the single 'I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris', released on February 9th.

'I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris' will be supported by two new songs 'Because Of My Poor Education' and 'Shame Is The Name', the latter featuring additional vocals by Chrissie Hynde. is reporting a rumored NYC show at Carnegie Hall on March 26th with Eli 'Paperyboy' Reed. Whether that info is exactly correct or not, it is true that Morrissey is touring the U.S. in March. Tickets for a few dates are already listed at Ticketmaster.

Chrissie Hynde also has some upcoming shows scheduled. All known Morrissey dates below...

Morrissey - 2009 Tour Dates
Mar. 1 Orlando, FL - Hard Rock Live, Orlando
Mar. 3 Jacksonville, FL - Florida Theatre
Mar. 6 Myrtle Beach, SC - House of Blues
Mar 13 Richmond, VA - The National
Mar. 26 (?????) New York, NY - Carnegie Hall *
Apr. 28 Killarney - INEC Ireland
Apr. 29 Galway - Leisureland Ireland
May 1 Omagh - Leisure Centre Ireland
May 2 Belfast - Waterfront Ireland
May 4 Stirling, Scotland - Albert Halls
May 5 Dundee, Scotland - Caird Hall
May 7 Glasgow, Scotland - Barrowland
May 10 Liverpool - Empire
May 11 London - Royal Albert Hall
May 13 Birmingham - Symphony Hall
May 15 Great Yarmouth - Britannia Pier
May 16 Cambridge - Corn Exchange
May 19 Hull - Arena
May 20 Hartlepool - Borough Hall
May 22 Manchester - Apollo
May 23 Manchester - Apollo
May 25 Salisbury - City Hall
May 26 London - Mile End Troxy Ballroom
May 28 London - Brixton 02 Academy

* w/ Eli Paperboy Reed