The Lemonheads / The Shining Twins
by Rhino Tours

Just a year before the albums 20th anniversary, The Lemonheads will celebrate with the It's A Shame About Ray tour. Frontman Evan Dando will be joined on the tour by guitarist Josh Lattanzi (The Candles) and drummer Brian Nolan (American Hi-Fi),

It's A Shame About Ray was released in 1992 and was The Lemonheads' second album for Atlantic Records. The album featured the trio – Evan Dando (guitar, vocals), David Ryan (drums) and Juliana Hatfield (bass, backing vocals) Rhino re-released a collector's version of the album with bonus tracks and a DVD in 2007. The Lemonheads' released Varshons – a collection of covers including tracks by GG Allin, Wire, Gram Parsons, Leonard Cohen and more – in 2009. The album was produced by Butthole Surfers frontman Gibby Haynes and featured guest vocal performances from Liv Tyler and Kate Moss. .

September 30, 2011Little Rock, ARDreamland
October 1, 2011Chattanooga, TNRhythm & Blues
October 2, 2011Carrboro, NCCat's Cradle
October 3, 2011Nashville, TNMercy Lounge
October 4, 2011Charlotte, NCNeighborhood Theatre
October 5, 2011Atlanta, GAThe Earl
October 7, 2011Washington, DCBlack Cat
October 8, 2011Philadelphia, PANorth Star Bar
October 10, 2011New York, NYBowery Ballroom
October 12, 2011Boston, MAThe Paradise
October 13, 2011Milford, CTDaniel Street
October 14, 2011Pawtucket, RIThe Met
October 15, 2011Northampton, MAPearl Street (downstairs)
October 17, 2011Toronto, ONLee's Palace
October 18, 2011Detroit, MIMagic Stick
October 19, 2011Akron, OHMusica
October 21, 2011Chicago, ILDouble Door
October 22, 2011Minneapolis, MN7th Street Entry
October 24, 2011Denver, COMarquis Theatre
October 25, 2011Salt Lake City, UTUrban Lounge
October 27, 2011Los Angeles, CAEl Rey Theatre
October 28, 2011San Juan Capistrano, CACoach House
October 29, 2011San Diego, CASoda Bar
October 30, 2011San Francisco, CAThe Independent
October 31, 2011Santa Clara, CAThe Avalon
November 3, 2011Portland, ORMississippi Studios
November 4, 2011Vancouver, BCBiltmore Cabaret
November 5, 2011Seattle, WAThe Triple Door
November 6, 2011Bellingham, WAWild Buffalo House of Music
November 30, 2011Portsmouth, UKWedgewood Rooms
December 1, 2011Nottingham, UKRescue Rooms
December 2, 2011Leeds, UKCockpit
December 3, 2011Newcastle, UKTBA
December 5, 2011Glasgow, UKOran Mor Auditorium
December 6, 2011Manchester, UKRitz
December 7, 2011Sheffield, UKPlug
December 9, 2011Liverpool, UKAcademy 2
December 10, 2011Birmingham, UKAcademy 2
December 12, 2011Brighton, UKConcorde 2
December 13, 2011London, UKShepherds Bush Empire