Martha Wainwright announces UK tour

The singer will be playing new tracks

Martha Wainwright has announced details of a full UK tour, which will kick off next month.

The singer will return to these shores and kick off the jaunt at Brighton’s Great Escape festival before her own headlining shows begin on May 26 at Warwick University.

As well as playing tracks from last year’s self-titled debut album, Wainwright is expected to debut new material from her second LP, which is due out in 2007.

Martha Wainwright will play:

Brighton The Great Escape (May 18)

Warwick University (26)

London Bloomsbury Theatre (27-28)

Bristol St Georges Hall (29)

Salford Lowry Theatre (31)

Brighton Gardner Arts Centre (June 2)

Wychwood Festival (3)

Newcastle Sage Gateshead (5)

Leeds City Varieties (6)

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