Cancer survivor Melissa Etheridge will launch her first tour since recovering from her illness this summer (06). The singer/songwriter, who fought breast cancer last year (05) will play six dates, in California, New York, Illinois and Massachusetts in June and July (06). Etheridge admits she has a different outlook on her personal and professional life and can't wait to hit the road: "I have a new perspective and focus on life, so all that's going to come into my music."