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Caitlin Rose sets heavy touring schedule

Tuesday, March 1, 2011 – Caitlin Rose will kick off her U.S. tour in Austin during SXSW, followed by 11 dates opening for Ron Sexsmith and then off of Australia for dates with The Felice Brothers. And 16 more back in the U.S. opening for Johnny Flynn.

The Nashville native's full-length debut, "Own Side Now," will be released on March 15 on Theory 8 Records. Rose co-produced the record with Mark Nevers (Lambchop, Will Oldham & Andrew Bird) and Skylar Wilson (Justin Townes Earle).

Shows at SXSW:
March 16: Billy Reid/American Songwriter Party at Swan Dive 615 Red River St. 4 pm
March 17: Thirty Tigers Showcase at Swan Dive 615 Red River St. 9 pm
March 18: Ninebullets.net Party at Double Down 515 Pedernales St. 4 pm
March 19: Twangfest/KDHX Party at Jovita's 1619 South 1st Street 1:30 pm

Tour dates with Ron Sexsmith:
March 21: Minneapolis, MN - Cedar St Cultural Center
March 22: Chicago, IL - Schuba's
March 24: Pittsburgh, PA - Club Cafe
March 25: Vienna, VA - Jammin' Java
March 26: Philadelphia, PA - Tin Angel
March 27: Cambridge, MA - TT the Bear's
March 28: New York, NY - Highline Ballroom
April 4: Portland, OR - Doug Fir Lounge
April 5: Seattle, WA - Crocodile Cafe
April 7: San Francisco, CA - Cafe Du Nord
April 8: Los Angeles, CA - Largo @ The Coronet

Australia:
April 20: ANNANDALE HOTEL, SYDNEY (with The Felice Brothers)
April 21: THE PRINCE, MELBOURNE (with The Felice Brothers)
April 22: BOOGIE FESTIVAL, MELBOURNE
April 23: MEENIYAN HALL, MELBOURNE (with The Felice Brothers)
April 26: TOFF IN TOWN, MELBOURNE - headline show
April 27: RAVAL, SYDNEY - headline show

Tour dates with Johnny Flynn:
May 15: Seattle, WA - The Vera Project
May 16: Portland, OR - Doug Fir Lounge
May 17: San Francisco, CA - Independent
May 18: Los Angeles, CA - The Echo
May 19: Phoenix, AZ - Hard Rock Cafe
May 21: Denver, CO - Hi-Dive
May 23: St Louis, MO - Blueberry Hill
May 24: Minneapolis, MN - 7th Street Entry
May 25: Chicago, IL - The Mayne Stage
May 26: Toronto, ONT - The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern
May 27: Montreal, QC - Il Motore
May 28: New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
May 30: Cambridge, MA - Middle East Downstairs
May 31: Northampton, MA - Iron Horse Music Hall
June 1: Philadelphia, PA - World Cafe Live
June 2: Baltimore, MD - The Ottobar

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The Stand-In CD review - The Stand-In
The promise implied so early on with Caitlin Rose's initial offerings - specifically, the covers EP "Dead Flowers" and freshman album "Own Side Now" - clearly comes to fruition with her sophomore bow "The Stand-In," a set of songs that finds her in clear contention for the big time. Despite her relatively tender years - 24 when the disc came out - Rose possesses the cool and charisma that star power is made from. Singing in clear, dulcet tones and with »»»
Own Side Now CD review - Own Side Now
Much like the flower of her last name, Caitlin Rose walks a strange line between thorny and precious. "Own Side Now," the first full-length album by the 23-year-old Nashvillian, can be unapologetic in appropriate country music fashion: She croons about her chain-smoking habits on Shanghai Cigarettes and "angry broken heart" on Sinful Wishing Well. Other times, such as on the title track and For the Rabbits, her voice comes off eerily similar another befringed-brunette: indie »»»