is set to hit Broadway for the first time in his career to coincide the release of latest effort California Son, out on May 24th via Étienne Records/BMG. At the residency, he’ll be playing a retrospective show at ’s hallowed Lunt-Fontanne Theater for seven days from May 2nd – May 11th and promises “an intimate yet exciting exploration of ’s expansive career from his early days to his upcoming new record.”

After last year’s “heartfelt” () of the Pretenders’ “Back on the Chain Gang” gave a taste of what was to come, Morrissey follows his acclaimed eleventh studio album ‘ in High School’ ‘California Son’ that will see Moz take on luminaries of the 60s and 70s like Joni Mitchell, , and  while also delving into more obscure musicians of the time, as early gay icon Jobriath and political activist Phil Ochs. The collection also boasts collaborations with alt-rock royalty including (), Ed Droste (), Sameer Gadhia (), and .

Morrissey recently teased the release of ‘California Son’ by dropping his stirring rendition of the Roy Orbison classic “It’s Over” (with ) — LISTEN HERE

MORRISSEY BROADWAY RESIDENCY DATES

5/2/2019 – , NY – Lunt-Fontanne Theater
5/3/2019 – , NY – Lunt-Fontanne Theater
5/4/2019 – New York, NY – Lunt-Fontanne Theater
5/7/2019 – New York, NY – Lunt-Fontanne Theater
5/8/2019 – New York, NY – Lunt-Fontanne Theater
5/10/2019 – New York, NY – Lunt-Fontanne Theater
5/11/2019 – New York, NY – Lunt-Fontanne Theater

ON-SALE FRIDAY, MARCH 8 AT 10 EST via www.MorrisseyOfficial.com


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