Stockholm, Sweden’s Lykke Li will release her second album, Wounded Rhymes, on her label LL Recordings on 1 March 2011. Lykke Li is also set to tour in North America in May next year in support of the new album.
The new album is produced by Bjorn Yttling of Peter, Bjorn & John and recorded in Stockholm. Wounded Rhymes is the follow up to Lykke Li’s critically-acclaimed debut, Youth Novels.
Lykke Li is set to perform a sold-out show at Le Poisson Rouge in New York City on Friday 1 December. She will be also be performing at Los Angeles’ El Rey Theatre on 9 March. Closer to home, Lykke Li hits Toronto on Sunday 22 May for a show at the Phoenix – tickets for Toronto are on sale now at TicketWeb.ca, Rotate This, Soundscapes and Play De Record.
Full dates for Lykke Li’s May 2011 North America tour are below:
15 May 2011 Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
16 May Philadelphia, PA @ Theatre of Living Arts
17 May New York, NY @ Webster Hall
20 May Boston, MA @ Paradise
21 May Montreal, QC @ Metropolis
22 May Toronto, ON @ Phoenix Concert Theatre
23 May Chicago, IL @ Metro
26 May Seattle, WA @ Showbox at the Market
27 May Vancouver, BC @ Vogue Theatre
28 May Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom
30 May San Francisco, CA @ The Grand Ballroom, Regency Center