Moorer Touring With Chieftains

Allison Moorer is touring with The Chieftains through March 17, singing two songs each night on their 40th anniversary circuit of the U.S. Moorer’s third album, produced by R. S. Field, is tentatively scheduled for release in late spring on the newly created Universal South label. On her dates with The Chieftains, Moorer sings “Moon Shiner” (from the Songcatcher soundtrack) and the Irish traditional tune “Carrickfergus.” The tour stops Thursday night (Jan. 24) at Chicago’s Chicago Theater. Last date is at Avery Fischer Hall in New York City. 01/23/02