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For Christmas 2008, CATPOWER presents a 6-song deluxe double-gatefold 10" vinyl and digital EP composed of tracks recorded for Jukebox (January 2008) but not released on that album. In keeping with the theme of the Jukebox album, all songs are covers.

Below is the track listing. The name in parentheses belongs to the performer(s) who popularized the song:

1. Dark End Of The Street (James Carr, Aretha Franklin) *
2. Fortunate Son (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
3. Ye Auld Triangle (The Pogues) *
4. I've Been Loving You Too Long (To Stop Now) (Otis Redding)
5. Who Knows Where The Time Goes (Sandy Denny / Fairport Convention) *
6. It Ain't Fair (Aretha Franklin)

The Dark End Of The Street EP is available at Matador.

Cat Power is playing the Apollo Theater in NYC on February 6th and 7th. Tickets will go on sale Wednesday December 24th at 10am.

Cat Power's video for "Where is My Love", below...

Cat Power - Where is my Love?

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Comments (24)

this ep is incredibly boring.

Posted by Anonymous | December 22, 2008 6:25 PM

this announcement makes me extremely excited.

Posted by Anonymous | December 22, 2008 6:44 PM

hell's yeah! perfect venue for her.

Posted by wembley | December 22, 2008 7:12 PM

Why the hell can't she sing her own material? She's always doing covers and posing for cameras instead of performing, she's got a great voice but she's incredibly boring.

Posted by Anonymous | December 22, 2008 7:35 PM

not sure what just happened so ima watch it again... where is my love take 2

Posted by rap | December 22, 2008 7:52 PM

when was the last time she actually wrote & recorded a song of her own? incredibly predictable. and boring.

Posted by cranky | December 22, 2008 8:06 PM

Classic example of someone talking herself out of her own talent.

Posted by Crosseyed Sniper | December 22, 2008 8:23 PM

She's purty.

Posted by Anonymous | December 22, 2008 8:26 PM

(lol)cat power.
WANT.

Posted by Jason Caldwell | December 22, 2008 8:43 PM

she used to really have it, she doesn't have it so much anymore. it'd probably be cool to see her at the apollo though.

Posted by Anonymous | December 22, 2008 11:07 PM

Like Jukebox, the ep is weak. She needs to go back doing what she did on her first few releases. I haven't seen her live this year but the tour for her last cd was very good after years of awful live perfomances.

Posted by Anonymous | December 22, 2008 11:18 PM

Hmmm, apparently the tix are not available on ticketmaster yet. I've never seen her life as I am not too fond of her latest stuff; but I agree on the Apollo being a marvelous choice for a performance by her.

Posted by amphibian | December 22, 2008 11:24 PM

Dear Chan,
You stood me up on Valentine's Day in 2006 at Town Hall. Remember? Yes? No? Don't even try to think these shows will make up for that.

Posted by Mirza | December 22, 2008 11:59 PM

Cat power owns

Posted by Uptown Sound | December 23, 2008 1:08 AM

umm... I believe the rescheduled town hall shows more than made up for her canceling the valentine's day show. (plus, I managed to get better seats for the rescheduled show.)

Posted by wembley | December 23, 2008 11:04 AM

This is the best song off The Greatest, and that announcement just made my day!

Posted by Anonymous | December 23, 2008 1:13 PM

any words on tix? still nothing on ticketmaster...

Posted by wembley | December 24, 2008 9:03 AM

"any words on tix? still nothing on ticketmaster..."

On aeglive.com it now has the show as listed to be going on sale at 3pm today.

Posted by Anonymous | December 24, 2008 9:32 AM

That's so annoying.

Posted by Anonymous | December 24, 2008 10:06 AM

Why you gonna be in Math class at 3:00pm?

Posted by nsfw | December 24, 2008 10:23 AM

Yes. Pre-algebra.

Posted by Anonymous | December 24, 2008 11:52 AM

I feel lucky can read this usefull news. Now I find something what i want to know.. thanks..

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