Womack sends out new single
Monday, January 12, 2015
– Lee Ann Womack is sending out a new single - "Send it On Down."
The record is from Womack's Grammy nominated Best Country Album "The Way I'm Livin'," released last year.
Womack's husband, Frank Liddell (Miranda Lambert, David Nail, Eli Young Band), produced the song, which was penned by Chris Knight and David Leone.
Womack has tour dates overseas and in the east:
Jan. 17 Danville, KY - Centre College's Norton Center for the Arts
Jan. 18 Charleston, WV - Mountain Stage
Feb. 20 Nashville, TN - City Winery
Feb. 28 Stockholm, Sweden - C2C Festival-Globe
March 1 Oslo, Norway - C2C Festival- Spektrum
March 7 London, UK - C2C Festival- O2 Arena
March 8 Dublin, Ireland - C2C Festival- O2 Dublin
April 18 Ridgefield, CT - Ridgefield Playhouse
April 19 Philadelphia, PA - World Café Live
April 20 New York, NY - City Winery
April 22 Vienna, VA - Barnes of Wolf Trap
April 23 Wilkesboro, NC - Merlefest
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Having made the transition from hit-maker to casual country chanteuse, and finally, to Americana minstrel, Lee Ann Womack offers up her most engaging effort yet, "The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone," an album whose evocative title effectively sums up the sentiments of each of the songs it shares. Womack may not have written all the material contained herein, but she's responsible for a fair percentage, and even those she didn't pen feel as personal as they are poignant. »»»
The Way I'm Livin'
Six years later, Lee Ann Womack is finally back. Her traditional country sounds were not quite working with Nashville, which was veering increasingly pop. Now, the Texas native returns with a new label, but the same lovely voice. Originally intended for her old label, MCA Nashville, Womack was given the marching orders to make the type of disc she wanted to listen to.
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Call Me Crazy
The title track of Lee Ann Womack's first CD since 2005's traditional masterpiece "There's More Where That Came From" should have been the name of that CD because "There's More" was a real risk taker. Womack did wonders with the material there. While not quite the same left field beauty, Womack puts out another excellent batch of music three years later.
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Editorial: Walking the talk
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