Richard Ashcroft, the former Verve frontman who will release his first solo album in four years, United Nations of Sound, on March 22nd, will support the album with a few key shows in NYC and Boston. He’ll play March 23 at NYC’s Bowery Ballroom and March 24 at the Villa Victoria Center for the Arts in Boston, (as part of the Jim Beam Live Music Series). These shows are his first in America since 2008.

Fans in other parts of the country will be able to catch Richard Ashcroft playing his new single “Are You Ready?”, with support from house band The Roots, when he makes his TV appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on the album’s release day, March 22. He will also treat fans to a yet-to-be-announced second track that will run exclusively on www.latenightwithjimmyfallon.com.

U.S. Shows

March 23 – New York, NY – Bowery Ballroom

March 24 – Boston, MA – Villa Victoria Center for The Arts
(Jim Beam Live Music Series)