Adele Fall Tour, Mercury Prize

South London songbird Adele will be returning to the states later this month for a mini East Coast tour (dates below) in support of her debut release, 19. She’ll also be hitting the TV circuit with appearances on “The View” and “Late Night with Conan O’Brien.”

19 recently debuted at #1 on the UK charts and was recently shortlisted for the 2008 Mercury Prize, the prestigious annual music prize awarded for the year’s best album from the United Kingdom or Ireland. Check out the rest of the list here. The 2008 Mercury Prize will be announced on September 9th — best of luck Adele!

Many fellow musicians are recognizing Adele’s talents and are showing their admiration through covers and remixes. Check some out:
01. Stream Santogold covering “Hometown Glory” here.
02. Listen to the Pocket Knife Remix of “Hometown Glory” here.
03. Hear the Basement Jaxx Remix of “Cold Shoulder” here.

Tour Dates:
Aug 27 – 9:30 Club / Washington, DC
Sep 03 – “The View” / New York City
Sep 03 – Webster Hall / New York City
Sep 04 – “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” / New York City
Sep 06 – Somerville Theatre / Somerville, MA

Adele: website | myspace

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