New York City singer/songwriter Jillette Johnson released her gorgeous Wind-up Records debut album, Water in a Whale, on June 25, 2013. It debuted on several charts including: #12 on the iTunes Pop Chart, #13 on both the Billboard Heatseekers and New Artist Charts and #28 on the Pop Chart.
Written by Jillette Johnson and produced by Peter Zizzo (Celine Dion, Avril Lavigne, Vanessa Carlton) and Michael Mangini (David Byrne, Joss Stone),Water in a Whale is the follow up to her 2012 critically acclaimed EP, Whiskey & Frosting.
7/16/13 Joe's Pub New York, NY
8/8/13 Pianos New York, NY
8/9/13 Mercury Lounge New York, NY
8/13/13 Great Scott Allston, MA Co-Headline w/Satellite
8/14/13 Tin Angel Philadelphia, PA Co-Headline w/Satellite
8/18/13 Jammin' Java Vienna, VA Co-Headline w/Satellite
8/20/13 The Basement at Promowest Columbus, OH Co-Headline w/Satellite
8/21/13 Hard Rock Café Pittsburgh, PA Co-Headline w/Satellite
8/22/13 The Pike Room at Crofoot Pontiac, MI Co-Headline w/Satellite
8/23/13 Fountain Square Cincinnati, OH w/Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors
8/24/13 The Rathskellar Indianapolis, IN
8/26/13 Schubas Chicago, IL Co-Headline w/Satellite
8/27/13 Cedar Cultural Center Minneapolis, MN Co-Headline w/Satellite
8/28/13 Vaudeville Mews Des Moines, IA Co-Headline w/Satellite
8/29/13 Firebird St. Louis, MO Co-Headline w/Satellite
8/30/13 High Watt Nashville, TN Co-Headline w/Satellite
'Smalls Change (Meditations Upon Ageing)' arrives in April.
The two awards have made for a great 72nd birthday present for the country music icon.