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Heather Leigh tours New Zealand, plays with Robbie Yeats

Pedal steel player and vocalist Heather Leigh is playing a series of dates in New Zealand. As part of the tour Leigh will be playing two shows with the Dead C's Robbie Yeats. In Auckland Leigh plays solo on a bill with Rosy Parlane, plus Greg Malcolm and Chris O'Connor, followed by a solo date on 13 October with support from Omit. On 18 and 19 October Leigh plays in a duo with Yeats in Dunedin and Christchurch, the former with Antony Milton & Eye, the latter with Roy Montgomery and John Maillard.

Dates are as follows: Auckland Audio Foundation (10 October), Wellington Medusa (13), Dunedin Chicks Hotel (18), Christchurch Physics Room (19). More details here.