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Pete Yorn: Irving Plaza New York (Photos)

Singer-songwriter Pete Yorn kicked off his tour in support of his new album ArrangingTime in New York City.


Pete Yorn

Pete Yorn

City: New York
Venue: Irving Plaza
Date: 2016-03-15

It has been hard for Pete Yorn to make an album that critically surpasses his 2001 debut, Musicforthemorningafter. That record, with it's scratchy, needle drop intro is ingrained in my memory and a string of hits like "Murray", "Strange Condition" and "Life on a Chain" was an impressive debut. Since then, Yorn has released five more albums, including this year's similarly strung together title Arrangingtime, his first in six years. The new album sees Yorn reteaming with his original producer R. Walt Vincent to create a set of warm songs that envelop Yorn's generally strong lyrics. At Irving Plaza in New York City, Yorn treated fans to a set that drew from his entire catalog, including many of my aforementioned favorites. Check out photos from the show below and catch Yorn on the road as he wraps up his tour.

SETLIST

I Feel Good Again (Junior Kimbrough)

Life on a Chain

Summer Was a Day

Pass Me By

She Was Weird

Turn of the Century

Black

Halifax

Lost Weekend

Just Another

Closet

The Man

I'm Not the One

Strange Condition

For Nancy ('Cos It Already Is)

[encore break]

Crystal Village

On Your Side

Social Development Dance

Walking up

Murray

TOUR DATES

Apr 10 The Bartlett Spokane, WA

Apr 11 Imperial Vancouver Vancouver, Canada

Apr 12 The Showbox Seattle, WA

Apr 13 Star Theater Portland, OR

Apr 15 Rio Theatre Santa Cruz, CA

Apr 16 The Independent San Francisco, CA

Apr 17 Coachella Indio, CA

Apr 24 Coachella Indio, CA

May 03 The Roxy Los Angeles, CA

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