The Weeping Willows Announce Tour

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The Weeping Willows Announce Tour

Steeped in bluegrass tradition and draped in gothic Americana imagery is what you will find should you stumble upon The Weeping Willows, the darling duo of Andy Wrigglesworth and Laura Coates.

Before Darkness Comes a­Callin’ is their sophomore album, due for released March 4. The album was recorded in the US with award­winning engineer Ryan Freeland, whose credits include Justin Townes Earle and Bonnie Raitt.

Some of the genre’s finest musos were rounded up for the release, while guest vocals from Melbourne alt­folk duo Sweet Jean also feature.

Babushka Bar, Ballarat – March 18 & Billyroy’s Blues Bar, Bendigo – March 25. A second Bendigo date is set for the Bendigo Folk Club on May 20.