After a short holiday break, Shelby Lynne will return to the road on January 12, 2012, touring in support of her new album, Revelation Road. The GRAMMY winner will guest on “Tavis Smiley” this Friday, December 2. Lynne performed “Ain’t Nothin’ Like Christmas,” an original from her first-ever holiday album, Merry Christmas, at the 85th Anniversary Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade ®, broadcast from New York City on NBC-TV.
“Shelby Lynne is on a do-it-yourself mission from God. The sultry Americana singer-songwriter wrote, performed and produced her latest album, ‘Revelation Road,’ entirely by her lonesome and released it on own label,” said The Washington Post in a recent concert review. “So it was fitting that Lynne’s appearance…at the Birchmere featured nothing but Shelby Lynne, voice and guitar. She showcased all 11 tracks of ‘Revelation,’ and luckily the album is pretty great. Sonically lean and thematically introspective, it’s the culmination of a decade-long process…”