Singer/songwriter Neko Case starts a tour in July that will carry her into the fall to promote new LP "The Worse Things Get, the Harder I Fight, the Harder I Fight, the More I Love You" (Sept. 3, Anti-). Organizing the run is her booking agent of 15 years, Ali Hendrick of Billions Corp. "I've been booking her since she made $150 a night and she would play in a city and draw 50 people," Hendrick says. "She tours more than any other artist I represent."

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