Melissa Etheridge performing in 2011.
Multiple Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge
headlines the Saenger Theatre on Monday, Dec. 1. Presale tickets go on sale 3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24, and general admission tickets go on sale at noon Friday, Sept. 26
. Los Angeles singer-songwriter and actor Alexander Cardinale opens.
It's her first stop in New Orleans following a 2012 show with Stevie Nicks and Gladys Knight. Her latest album This Is M.E.
— out Sept. 30 — follows 2012's 4th Street Feeling
. She also performed at the 2002 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. This is M.E.
's first single, "Take My Number," was released in July.