My Morning Jacket has announced thier first release on Capitol Records, The Waterfall due out May 4. For a more detailed story, over over to Rolling Stone, as well as a video of “Big Decisions” from the record.
Dawn Landes, who is heading to England for a series of gigs, has released a cover of Bruce Springsteen’s “Atlantic City,” with Jim James assisting, which will be on her upcoming EP of covers, set for release on February 2. Here’s what will be on it:
1. Atlantic City w/ Jim James of My Morning Jacket (Bruce Springsteen)
2. Southern Accents (Tom Petty)
3. Longer Than Always (Dolly Parton)
4. More Than This (Roxy Music)
5. Moon River
Listen to “Atlantic City”:
A Lion Named Roar expects to release a full-length album in 2015.
Will Ford at Louisville.com has a review of the Foster The People.
This one’s a bit late: Doodlehound has a review of OM and Watter at the New Vintage back on October 8.
Over at Never Nervous, Phillip Olympia has an interview with Natalie Felker of the Fervor.
John King at 37 Flood reports that My Morning Jacket received the 2014 Kentucky Governor’s National Award in The Arts. It’s a big deal – read it here.