Burnside Distribution have set a August 21, 2012 release date for The Kennedys' new album, Closer Than You Know.
The New York duo Maura and Pete Kennedy are currently touring the US and the British Isles with Nanci Griffith.
The Kennedys have also announced the initial dates for the Closer Than You Know CD release US tour that will take place later this summer.
The Kennedys Closer Than You Know CD release US tour (More dates to follow):
August 18, The Hamilton, DC
August 25, Sanctuary Concerts, Chatham NJ
September 7, PSALM Salon, Philadelphia, PA
September 13, Music on 4, New York City
September 14, Amazing Things Arts Center, Framingham, MA
September 21, Our Times Cafe, Garden City, NY
September 22, Westerleigh Folk Festival, Westerleigh, Long Island
September 29, Auburn Public Theater, Auburn, NY
October 18, Black Rock Center for the Arts,
October 19, Cellar Stage, Baltimore MD
October 26, The Turning Point, Piermont, NY