The tracks are from the bands performance on NPR’s Mountain Stage in April, and given Darwin himself was born just a few miles up the road from me and it’s the bicentenary of his birth it’s fitting “his” track appears in this set.
The Low Anthem are releasing a Record Store Day 10″ exclusively available at Rough Trade, Smart Flesh Extra is limited to 300 copies and features four exclusive tracks that were recorded during the orginal Smart Flesh sessions including To Ohio inspired and sung on by Emmylou Harris.
Pre-order at Rough Trade
Smart Flesh (Extras)
1. Roses in a Mist v.1 (working title) *
2. Old Cedar Tree
1. Roses in a Mist v.2 (working title) ~
2. To Ohio (For and with Emmylou Harris!)
*This song has previously been called “The Snake and the Lightning Rod”
~ This song has previously been called “Glitter”
The guys of Juniper Tar released an EP recently, four tracks of wholesome goodness you can get a copy of The Howl Street at iTunes – check out the interview with the bands bass player Ryan Schleicher at MoreCowbelle and handover your email address at the bands website to grab yourself a copy of their excellent début release To The Trees.
News from Paste about a new album from The Low Anthem and a great post over at When You Awake about the bands recent performance at the Bootleg Theater.
In case you missed them the first time around here’s a quartet of goodness from the bands performance at Mountain Stage:
The Low Anthem on Later
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