03/06/14

Blue Note to Reissue Cassandra Wilson’s “Blue Light ’Til Dawn”

20th anniversary edition includes three bonus tracks

Blue Note Records/UMe will reissue Cassandra Wilson's breakthrough album Blue Light ’Til Dawn on April 29, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of its release. The album, which has sold nearly a million copies, will be augmented with three previously unreleased live recordings from Wilson's 1994 European tour.

The original producer of the album, Craig Street, oversaw the remastering of this edition with Greg Calbi at Sterling Sound.

Wilson will support the re-release with a tour.

Track Listing

1. You Don’t Know What Love Is
2. Come On In My Kitchen
3. Tell Me You’ll Wait For Me
4. Children Of The Night
5. Hellhound On My Trail
6. Black Crow
7. Sankofa
8. Estrellas
9. Redbone
10. Tupelo Honey
11. Blue Light ’Til Dawn
12. I Can’t Stand The Rain

Previously Unreleased Bonus Tracks: Live In Europe, 1994
13. Black Crow (Live)
14. Skylark (Live)
15. Tupelo Honey (Live)

Cassandra Wilson tour dates
March (Harriet Tubman + Cassandra Wilson Present: Black Sun)
3/14 – Bergen Performing Arts Center - Bergen, NJ
3/15 – Swyer Theatre – The Egg - Albany, NY
3/16 – BRIC House - Brooklyn, NY

April (“Blue Light To A New Dawn” tour)
4/05-06 – Gazarte - Athens, Greece
4/08 – Lisinki Concert Hall - Zagreb, Croatia
4/11 – Banlieues Blues Festival - Bobigny, France
4/13 – Krakow, Poland – Kijow Centrum
4/15-19 – Bern Jazz Festival - Bern, Switzerland
4/22 – Finlandia Hall – April Jazz Festival - Helsinki, Finland
4/25 – Jazzkaar Festival - Tallinn, Estonia
4/27 – Kaunas Jazz Festival - Kaunas, Lithuania

May (“Blue Light to a New Dawn” tour)
5/03 – Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild - Pittsburgh, PA
5/04 – Evanston SPACE - Evanston, IL
5/07-08 – The Triple Door - Seattle, WA
5/10 – The Fonda Theatre - Los Angeles, CA
5/11 – Musical Instrument Museum - Phoenix, AZ
5/13 – Kuumbwa Jazz Center - Santa Cruz, CA
5/15 – Oakland, CA – Yoshi’s
5/16-17 – San Francisco, CA – Yoshi’s
5/19-20 – Dakota Bar & Grill - Minneapolis, MN

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