Jason CollettArts and Crafts artist Jason Collett will support the Weakerthans on their upcoming US west coast tour. Jason will be performing solo at the shows and previewing a number of songs from his upcoming full length. The Toronto based musician released Here's to Being Here in 2008 to much critical acclaim.

Prior to the US tour Collett will play the a trio of special shows in his hometown. Wednesday the 10th he'll be part of "The Canadian Songbook: A Tribute to Neil Young's Live at Massey Hall," which is part of the Luminato Festival. On the 17th he'll play an Arts & Crafts NXNE showcase with Apostle Of Hustle, The Happiness Project and Years. A CBC Radio showcase follows on the 20th at the Horseshoe Tavern. The Weakerthans dates kick off on July 18th in Seattle.

Jason Collett Tour Dates
Wednesday June 10th, 2009 Toronto, ON Massey Hall
Wednesday June 17th, 2009 Toronto, ON Courthouse
Saturday June 20th, 2009 Toronto, ON The Horseshoe Tavern
Saturday July 18th, 2009 Seattle, WA Neumo's
Tuesday July 21st, 2009 San Luis Obispo, CA Downtown Brew
Wednesday July 22nd, 2009 Hollywood, CA The Roxy
Thursday July 23rd, 2009 San Francisco, CA Great American Music Hall
Friday July 24th, 2009 Eugene, OR Wow Hall
Saturday July 25th, 2009 Portland, OR Aladdin Theatre