Indie darling Jenny Lewis will celebrate the ten-year anniversary of her solo debut and One of the best roots crossovers of contemporary times, “Rabbit Fur Coat.” with the release of a deluxe limited edition remastered vinyl album, available for pre-order today at jennylewis.com.
Lewis will also do a limited tour with The Watson Twins, along with very special guest, M. Ward, just as she did ten years ago, in support of the release. Tickets go on sale September 25th and 26th at Ticketmaster.com.
Jenny Lewis’ upcoming tour dates:
09/24/15 – Marfa, TX – El Cosmico Transpecos Festival of Music and Love
10/11/15 – Las Vegas, NV – The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan w/ Neil Young
10/13/15 – La Jolla, CA – Rimac Area at UCSD w/ Neil Young
01/29/16 – Los Angeles, CA – The Cathedral Sanctuary at Immanuel Presbyterian Church*
02/03/16 – New York, NY – The Beacon Theatre*
02/06/16 – Nashville, TN – Ryman Auditorium*
* w/ The Watson Twins and very special guest M. Ward
MyWestTexas.com’s Jimmy Patterson looks over the life of country music legend Waylon Jennings as a catalyst that changed the genre forever.
Chris Morris, the programmer for the defunct 103.1 country, blues, roots program “Watusi Rodeo,” has found a new venue online with “Hillbilly Deluxe” on Scion Radio 17’s Web site. The three-hour show streams continuously, so drop in and take a listen. There will be a new show posted every month. Great luck with the show Chris!
Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival has announce the initial lineup for the eighth annual 2009 four-day camping and music festival held on June 11 – 14 on a 700-acre farm in Manchester, Tennessee, 60 miles south of Nashville. Some of the country and roots artist to perform are Wilco, Andrew Bird, Merle Haggard, The Del McCoury Band, Lucinda Williams, Neko Case, Jenny Lewis, Robert Earl Keen, Tift Merritt, Mike Farris , Todd Snider and The SteelDrivers.