Natalie Merchant announced a massive collectors dream box set called The Natalie Merchant Collection. It includes 10 CDs featuring all eight of her solo releases, a Rarities disc of previously unreleased and rare songs, and a new album called Butterfly. The latter will feature four new songs and six reinterpretations of older songs. Fans can pre-order the box set here.
Natalie is gearing up for a US ‘Natalie Merchant: 3 Decades Of Song’ summer tour. It kicks off on June 30 inPoughkeepsie, NY at The Bardavon and wraps up on July 23 in Portland, OR at Oregon Zoo Amphitheatre.
Tour dates and a video from the collection can be found below.
Natalie Merchant Tour Dates
06/30 Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Bardavon
07/02 Lenox, MA @ Tanglewood
07/05 Kennett Square, PA @ Longwood Gardens
07/06 Vienna, VA @ Wolf Trap (Filene Center)
07/08 Cleveland, OH @ Connor Palace
07/09 Chicago, IL @ Chicago Theatre
07/12 Denver, CO @ Denver Botanical Gardens
07/15 Santa Barbara, CA @ Santa Barbara Bowl
07/16 Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre
07/18 San Diego, CA @ Copley Symphony Hall
07/19 Saratoga, CA @ The Mountain Winery
07/20 San Francisco, CA @ Masonic Auditorium
07/23 Portland, OR @ Oregon Zoo Amphitheatre