Musician and occasional actor Chris Isaak will step away from the set of his television show and onto national concert stages this summer to...

Musician and occasional actor Chris Isaak will step away from the set of his television show and onto national concert stages this summer to promote his latest album. The fittingly titled Chris Isaak 2009 Tour launches July 10 at Harrah’s Casino in Council Bluffs, IA, and continues through September 6 at Ironstone Vineyards in Murphys, CA.

The trek will visit 32 cities across the national, including a single performance in Canada. Highlights include a July 17 concert at The Pageant in St. Louis, MO, an August 5 performance at Beacon Theatre in New York, NY, an August 21-23 run at The Mountain Winery in Saratoga, CA, and an August 26 show at Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, CA.

Ticket sales for most dates of the tour have already started. VIP packages are also available, which include options for premium seats, meet and greets, tour merchandise and more. Proceeds from select VIP packages will benefit the U.S. troops, according to an official tour statement.

Isaak is touring in support of “Mr. Lucky,” his tenth studio album and first all-original release in seven years. The record hit stores on February 24 and peaked at No. 29 on the Billboard 200.

“When I call this album ‘Mr. Lucky’ — or sing a song titled ‘Big Wide Wonderful World’ — my tongue is nowhere near my cheek,” Isaak is quoted on his official Web site. “The truth is that anyone who gets to do what I do for a living should be saying ‘Thank you’ on a daily basis. For all the pains and the pleasures of life, this is a wonderful world and I understand that I really am one of the luckier guys on earth.”

In addition to his musical career, which began in the mid-1980s, Isaak has also pursued film and television acting. Most recently, he has been hosting “The Chris Isaak Hour” for cable television. The program features interviews with a variety of musicians, such as Jewel, Stevie Nicks and Yusuf Islam (better known as Cat Stevens).

Chris Isaak itinerary:
(Dates are subject to change.)

July 10 Council Bluffs, IA Harrah’s Council Bluffs
July 11 Prior Lake, MN Mystic Lake Casino
July 16 Kansas City, MO Harrah’s North Kansas City
July 17 St. Louis, MO The Pageant
July 18 Louisville, KY W.L. Lyons Brown Theatre
July 19 Rochester, MI Meadow Brook Music Festival
July 22 Nashville, TN Ryman Auditorium
July 24 Robinsonville, MS Bluesville at Horseshoe Casino
July 25 Atlanta, GA Chastain Park Amphitheatre
July 27 Vienna, VA Filene Center at Wolf Trap
July 28 Glenside, PA Keswick Theatre
July 29 Newport, RI Newport Yachting Center
July 31 Rama, ON Casino Rama Entertainment Centre
August 1 Bethlehem, PA Sands Riverplace
August 3 Morristown, NJ The Community Theatre at Mayo Center
August 4 Lewistown, NY Earl W. BrydgesArtpark
August 5 New York, NY Beacon Theatre
August 8 Houston, TX Verizon Wireless Theater
August 9 Dallas, TX House of Blues
August 14 Salt Lake City, UT Red Butte Garden
August 16 Denver, CO Chatfield Nature Preserve
August 19 Primm, NV Star of the Desert Arena
August 21 – 23 Saratoga, CA The Mountain Winery
August 25 San Diego, CA Humphrey’s Concerts by the Bay
August 26 Los Angeles, CA Greek Theatre
August 27 Livermore, CA The Concerts at Wente Vineyards
August 29 Santa Rosa, CA Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
August 30 Arcata, CA John Van Duzer Theatre
September 1 Jacksonville, OR Britt Pavilion
September 2 Troutdale, OR Edgefield Winery
September 4 Woodinville, WA Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery
September 6 Murphys, CA Ironstone Vineyards