In celebration of the 20th anniversary of A Few Small Repairs, Columbia/Legacy Recordings will be releasing a newly-expanded edition of the album on Friday, September 15th. This expanded anniversary edition will include seven rare live performances culled from the Sony Music archives, plus enhanced artwork including newly-written liner notes by Shawn and producer John Leventhal and recently discovered archival photos.

The 20th Anniversary Edition of A Few Small Repairs will be available in CD, 12" vinyl and digital configurations, all featuring the original album remastered with seven bonus audio tracks. This will be the title’s first-ever vinyl release.

Pledge Music will be offering all three configurations of A Few Small Repairs as well as signed CD’s, LP’s and vinyl test-pressings, personally hand-written and signed song lyrics, an exclusive DVD with never-seen performance and behind-the-scenes footage, “Voodoo Dolls” hand-made by Shawn, “A Few Extra Repairs” bonus EP, shopping trips and coffee dates with Shawn, and much more!

Shawn will embark the A Few Small Repairs 20th Anniversary Tour this fall, her first major tour with a full band since the album's original release! The seven-week cross-country jaunt runs from September 30 through November 19 and will showcase Shawn performing the album in its entirety alongside a variety of hits, personal favorites and surprises from her repertoire. Multi-instrumentalist-singer Larry Campbell & his wife singer-guitarist Teresa Williams will support all dates in addition to appearing in the band.

Advance ticket sales on the tour will be bundled with the album pre-sale wherever possible. VIP ticket packages will also be available. See below for all tour dates.

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July 19, 2018: Rolling Stone:

Shawn Colvin's Rare Performance of 'Polaroids'

Three years after her much-heralded debut LP, Steady On, Shawn Colvin released 1992's Fat City, which earned a rave review in Rolling Stone, noting Colvin's "gift for describing fragile, passionate and anxious states of mind with a dense, low, percussive sound that is both rhythmic and muscular."

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July 18, 2018: Paste:

Shawn Colvin, "If I Were Brave (Live)" (Premiere)

"1997 was the year that Shawn Colvin finally broke into the mainstream. Before then, she was a jewel of the New York folk scene who snagged a GRAMMY for her first album and was well-regarded enough to coax Joni Mitchell into playing percussion on her second LP. But with the release of her third album of original material A Few Small Repairs, Colvin caught fire in a big way. A concept album inspired by the end of her marriage, the 1996 release was buoyed by the success of its lead-off track “Sunny Came Home,” a single that peaked at #7 on the Billboard charts and was named Song of the Year by GRAMMY voters in 1998."

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May 31, 2017: 20th Anniversary of A Few Small Repairs

The 20th Anniversary Edition of A Few Small Repairs comes to CD, 12" vinyl and digital configurations, all featuring the original album remastered with seven bonus audio tracks. This will be the first time the album has ever been released on vinyl.

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