Courtney Barnett streaming new album, played ‘Ellen’ (watch)
by Andrew Sacher
photo by Mia Mala McDonald
Australia's Courtney Barnett is a week away from releasing her new album, Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit (due 3/24 via Mom + Pop), and she's now made the whole thing available to stream on iTunes Radio. Like early singles and recent live shows suggested, a lot of the album rocks a little harder than her folk rock beginnings, but it does have its softer parts too. Check it out.
Two months after SXSW, Courtney's tour with Chastity Belt and Darren Hanlon comes to NYC for sold-out shows at Bowery Ballroom on May 19, 20 and 21.
Courtney also played one of the new album's singles, "Depreston," on Ellen yesterday. Watch video of that below...