Ray LaMontagne has announced an 11-date headline tour of the UK for February 2009, commencing at the Opera House in York on February 7 and including London's Barbican on February 15.

Ray LaMontagne's new album, ‘Gossip In The Grain’ was released on Monday October 13 through 14th Floor Records. The album's opening track 'You Are The Best Thing' will be given a full single release on February 23.

The dates in full are:

February 09:
7, York Opera House
8, Manchester Lowry
9, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
11, Nottingham Royal Concert Hall
12, Birmingham Symphony Hall
13, Gateshead The Sage
15, London Barbican
17, Southampton Guildhall