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Nat Baldwin on stage w/ DP @ Fun Fun Fun Fest 2010 (more by Tim Griffin)
Dirty Projectors member Nat Baldwin is currently on a solo tour with Kurt Weisman and Travis Laplante. "These are two of my favorite musicians and people in the world," Baldwin says in his myspace blog, "it's a short tour, but my longest solo trip since 2008." After recently playing Madison Square Garden with Dirty Projectors, Nat Baldwin returns to smaller venues to showcase his vocals and experimental upright bass playing, including this Monday at SUNY Purchase and Tuesday (11/23) at Sycamore. All dates below.
To follow up the recently released expanded edition of Bitte Orca, Dirty Projectors are releasing their second 7" of 2010 on December 6. The 7" features Bitte Orca's "No Intention" b/w their cover of Bob Dylan's "As I Went Out One Morning." DP previously released a different Dylan cover as part of a Levi's promotion.
Bjork, who collaborated with Dirty Projectors on for-charity album Mount Wittenberg Orca earlier this year, also recently released a new single on iTunes called "The Comet Song." All proceeds from the sale of the song are donated to the victims of the 2010 Pakistan Floods. And the song is actually the theme of the 2010 film Moomins and the Comet Chase whose director Maria Lindberg also directed the music video to the song which you can watch below.
Bjork video and Nat Baldwin tour dates below...
Nat Baldwin Tour Dates
nov18: ottawaON @ raw sugar
nov19: torontoON @ double double land
nov20: buffaloNY @ the vault
nov21: hudsonNY @ the spotty dog
nov22: purchaseNY @ cinema - SUNYpurchase
nov23: brooklynNY @ sycamore
Dirty Projectors Tour Dates
Dec 7 - KOKO London, UNITED KINGDOM FIND TICKETS
Dec 10 - ALL TOMORROW'S PARTIES Minehead, UK, UNITED KINGDOM