Lilith Fair will offer something old and something new, as the returning female-leaning festival announces its initial slate of performers for this summer’s tour.

Lilith co-founder Sarah McLachlan plus Sheryl Crow, Emmylou Harris, Indigo Girls, Erykah Badu and Tegan and Sara are among the returning alumni from Lilith Fairs past.
 
Newcomers on the rotating bill include Mary J. Blige, Colbie Caillat, Ke$ha, Miranda Lambert, Corrine Bailey Rae, A Fine Frenzy, Chairlift, Jill Scott, Sugarland, Brandi Carlile, Sara Bareilles, Zee Avi and the Weepies.
 
For more info go to www.lilithfair.com
 
Here are the first round of cities the tour will hit—dates to be announced.
 
o    Atlanta, GA 
o    Boston, MA
o    Calgary, AB
o    Chicago, IL
o    Dallas, TX
o    Denver, CO
o    London, UK
o    Los Angeles, CA
o    Minneapolis, MN
o    Montreal, QC
o    New York, NY
o    Philadelphia, PA
o    Portland, OR
o    Seattle, WA
o    San Francisco, CA
o    Toronto, ON
o    Vancouver, BC
o    Washington, DC