co-writter dave stewart performing "underneath it all" on his upcoming tour

Former Eurythmics guitarist and all-around musical journeyman Dave Stewart has announced dates for a North American run of The Dave Stewart Songbook, featuring a collection of guest musicians and a 30-piece “rock fabulous” orchestra performing selections from his substantial catalog of work.

Stewart will launch the trek August 28 at Fraze Pavilion in Kettering, Ohio, and wrap things up September 21 at 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.

In addition to hits from Eurythmics like “Sweet Dreams” and “Here Comes the Rain Again,” the set-list features tracks penned by Stewart including Tom Petty’s “Don’t Come Around Here No More,” No Doubt’s “Underneath It All,” Mick Jagger’s Golden Globe-winning “Old Habits Die Hard,” Celine Dion’s recent chart-topper “Taking Chances” and many more.

Besides the songs he wrote with Lennox, Stewart’s catalog includes songs he has produced, co-written or recorded with an eclectic mixture of artists including Jagger, Gwen Stefani, Daryl Hall, Sinead O’Connor, Bryan Ferry, Alison Moyet, Bono, Petty, Dion, Jon Bon Jovi, Terry Hall, Anastacia, Lamont Dozier, Bob Dylan, Joe Strummer, Mick Jones, Shakespeare’s Sister, Bob Geldof, Al Green, Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney, Dr.Dre, Timbaland, The Neptunes, Beyonce, George Harrison, Joss Stone and Jimmy Cliff.

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