Alison Moyet, former member of Yazoo (Yaz), will tour the U.K. in support of her new album, the minutes, out May 6 on Cooking Vinyl Records according to Music News.com. Moyet has achieved sales of more than 20 million, both as a solo artist and half of duo Yazoo. the minutes is to be preceded by the single When I Was Your Girl on April 1.
Her first album since 2007, the minutes was written with and produced by Guy Sigsworth, known for his work with Frou Frou, Robyn, Bjork, Goldie and Madonna. It finds Alison’s voice strong and seductive on a collection of exceptional songs. Experimental, captivating and entirely cohesive, this is beauty with an edge.
Alison will be touring from September 30th and throughout October. This tour places the minutes center stage and will focus on the significant electronic material in her back catalog. Tickets will go on-sale at 10 A.M. on March 8.