Hymns For A Dark Horse, the superb debut album from North Carolina folk trio Bowerbirds (DiScover feature forthcoming), earns an expanded re-release via Dead Oceans on Monday - expect the DiS verdict next week.
The band play a number of live shows in the UK to support the release - dates as follows:
17 Wales Green Man Festival (stage times/tickets)
18 London Social with Wildbirds & Peacedrums
19 London Bush Hall with Damien Jurado
20 London Brixton with The War On Drugs
5 Coventry Taylor John's House
6 Brighton Hanbury Ballroom
7 York Band Room
8 Glasgow Admiral Bar
9 Manchester Trinity Chapel
10 Leeds New Roscoe
11 London Shepherds Bush Empire with Bon Iver
12 Bristol Trinity with Bon Iver
13 Dorset End of the Road festival
Find the band on MySpace here, and watch the beautiful video to their album track 'In Our Talons' below...
Photo: Derek Anderson
- Damien Jurado - Maraqopa
- In Photos: Damien Jurado @ Patronaat, Haarlem.
- 10 Years of Singer-Songwriters: Some Thoughts
- Damien Jurado - Saint Bartlett
- Damien Jurado, Caught in the Trees (Secretly Canadian)
- Watch: new video from Bowerbirds
- WIN! Tickets to the DiS-sponsored Green Man Festival - last day!
- Green Man 2008: full line-up and running order here