Keith Urban will perform a handful of intimate concerts at clubs and theaters to promote the March 31 release of his upcoming album, Defying Gravity. The first date will be in Dallas on March 18 at House of Blues, followed by gigs at the Fillmore in San Francisco on March 24, House of Blues in Los Angeles on March 27, Joe’s Bar in Chicago on March 30, Webster Hall in New York City on April 1 and Theater of the Living Arts in Philadelphia on April 3. According to a press release, fans can get tickets to the shows by downloading Urban’s music or videos from Verizon Wireless’ V CAST Music service. Select fans will be sent mobile tickets directly to their Verizon Wireless phones for entry to the event. Upon arrival to the show, customers can flash their digital tickets over a scanner for VIP access. Urban will launch his Escape Together World Tour on May 7-8 at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.