Alanis Morissette announces 2020 tour, new album

Star celebrates 25th anniversary of Jagged Little Pill

Seven-time GRAMMY Award-winning singer/songwriter Alanis Morissette has announced that she will be embarking on a 31 date North American tour which kicks off June 2nd, 2020 in Portland, OR. Produced by Live Nation, the tour will celebrate 25 years of Jagged Little Pill. It will hit cities like Los Angeles, New York, Toronto, and Chicago before wrapping in Nashville, TN on July 25th, 2020 an she’ll be playing all her biggest hits along the way. Morissette will be joined by special guest Garbage and also appearing Liz Phair.

Pre-sales for the tour will begin on December 10th at 11 am local time and tickets will go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, December 13th at 11 am local time at LiveNation.com. VIP packages will be available. With each transaction, fans will receive an instant grat download of “Reasons I Drink” and a digital download of Morissette’s new album Such Pretty Folks in the Road, upon its release on May 1st.

Citi is the official pre-sale credit card for the tour. As such, Citi cardmembers will have access to purchase U.S. pre-sale tickets beginning Wednesday, December 11th at 11 am local time until Thursday, December 12th at noon local time through Citi’s Entertainment program.

Morissette has also released her new song, “Reasons I Drink” via Epiphany Music. The track was co-written by Morissette and Michael Farrell (Morrissey, Macy Gray) and produced by Alex Hope (Troye Sivan, Ben Platt, Tove Lo). The track comes off Alanis’ highly anticipated ninth album due out May 1st. This will be Morissette’s first original album since 2012’s Havoc and Bright Lights. On December 4th, catch Morissette’s debut television performance of “Reasons I Drink” on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. She is also being honored with the 2019 Billboard Women In Music Icon Award at their ceremony on December 12th in Los Angeles.

Jagged Little Pill will be making its debut on Broadway this Thursday, December 5th at the Broadhurst Theatre in New York City. Featuring lyrics by Morissette and music by Morissette and six-time Grammy winner Glen Ballard, Jagged Little Pill is directed by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus (Waitress, Pippin) and features an original story by Academy Award-winning writer Diablo Cody (Juno, Tully). Jagged Little Pill is a breathtaking new musical inspired by the themes and emotions revealed in Alanis Morissette’s album of the same name. Variety notes “[a]lways engaging, often moving and even rousing, the show boasts dramatic interest and integrity on its own theatrical terms.”

Alanis Morissette 2020 Tour Dates:

June 02, 2020 Portland, OR Sunlight Supply Amphitheater
June 03, 2020 Seattle, WA White River Amphitheatre
June 05, 2020 Concord, CA Concord Pavilion
June 07, 2020 Salt Lake City, UT USANA Amphitheatre
June 09, 2020 Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Bowl
June 10, 2020 Phoenix, AZ Ak-Chin Pavilion
June 12, 2020 Austin, TX Austin360 Amphitheater
June 13, 2020 Rogers, AR Walmart AMP
June 14, 2020 Dallas, TX Dos Equis Pavilion
June 17, 2020 Tampa, FL MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
June 18, 2020 West Palm Beach, FL Coral Sky Amphitheatre
June 20, 2020 Alpharetta, GA Ameris Bank Amphitheatre
June 21, 2020 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion
June 23, 2020 Raleigh, NC Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek
June 26, 2020 Wantagh, NY Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
June 27, 2020 Hartford, CT XFINITY Theatre
June 28, 2020 Camden, NJ BB&T Pavilion
July 01, 2020 Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center
July 02, 2020 Columbia, MD Merriweather Post Pavilion
July 03, 2020 Virginia Beach, VA Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater
July 06, 2020 Gilford, NH Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion
July 08, 2020 Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center
July 09, 2020 Mansfield, MA XFINITY Center
July 11, 2020 Toronto, ON Budweiser Stage
July 16, 2020 Noblesville, IN Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center
July 17, 2020 Tinley Park, IL Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
July 18, 2020 Maryland Heights, MO Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
July 21, 2020 Clarkston, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
July 23, 2020 Cuyahoga Falls, OH Blossom Music Center
July 24, 2020 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center
July 25, 2020 Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena

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