OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift: 10 Places to See Red

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According to Taylor Swift‘s visual countdown, which I’ve been tracking like it’s my job, Monday (Oct. 22) is almost here — the day her new album, Red, arrives in its entirety. And she will be everywhere this week making sure her fans know exactly what Red is all about. So sync your calendars with ours so you don’t miss a minute of Swift. It’s going to be a busy, busy, busy week for her and all of you.

Monday
She will be playing VJ for a Day on CMT.

Good Morning America will feature her talking about the album.

SiriusXM’s Town Hall With Taylor Swift will air live.

Tuesday
She returns to Good Morning America for a live performance.

She will be the guest and the performer on The Late Show With David Letterman.

Wednesday
She will be chatting with the ladies who chat on The View.

She will be part of the Read Every Day literacy campaign when she visits Scholastic’s New York headquarters.

Thursday
The Ellen DeGeneres Show will feature a special concert appearance.

Friday
Katie Couric will have Swift as her guest on her talk show, Katie.

Swift will then help Couric launch the All Access Nashville With Katie Couric — A Special Edition of 20/20 at night.

Alison makes her living loving country music. She's based in Chicago, but she's always leaving her heart in Nashville.