Joan Wasser will release a new Joan as Police Woman album, titled Damned Devotion, on February 9 via Play it Again Sam. The first single from the album is the lovely "Warning Bell" which has a video, directed by H Spencer Young, featuring Joan singing directly into the camera in the back of a taxi. Says Joan:

Words mean different things to different people and it’s important to me to allow the listener to have images of their own. That being said, the weather cooperated with us that night - rain and moisture in the air has always made me thoughtful. We wanted to capture the mystery of New York City while driving through Chinatown and parts of Brooklyn that hold deep meaning for me.

You can watch the "Warning Bell" video below.

Joan will play a release show for Damned Devotion on February 26 at Rough Trade in NYC. Tickets for that show go on sale Friday, December 15 at noon. It's currently her only North American date, but she has a European tour lined up for the spring. All dates are listed below.


Joan as Police Woman - Damned Devotion tracklist:
1. Wonderful
2. Warning Bell
3. Tell Me
4. Steed (For Jean Genet)
5. Damned Devotion
6. The Silence
7. Valid Jagger
8. Rely On
9. What Was It Like
10. Talk About it Later
11. Silly Me
12. I Don't Mind

Joan as Police Woman - 2018 Tour Dates
Feb 26, 2018 Rough Trade NYC
Mar 22, 2018 Zorlu Center For Performing Arts Istanbul, Turkey
Mar 24, 2018 Argo 16 (Spazio Aereo) Venice, Italy
Mar 25, 2018 Viper Florence, Italy
Mar 27, 2018 La Salumeria Della Musica Sala Petrassi Milan, Italy
Mar 30, 2018 PPC Project Pop Culture Graz, Austria
Mar 31, 2018 Ottakringer Brewery Vienna, Austria
Apr 01, 2018 Paradiso Noord Amsterdam, Netherlands
Apr 02, 2018 Botanique Saint Josse Ten Noode, Belgium
Apr 03, 2018 Pias Nites at La Maroquinerie Paris, France
Apr 04, 2018 Kaufleuten Zurich, Switzerland
Apr 05, 2018 Fri-Son Fribourg, Switzerland
Apr 07, 2018 Doornroosje Nijmegen, Netherlands
Apr 09, 2018 Festsaal Kreuzberg Berlin, Germany
Apr 10, 2018 Knust Hamburg, Germany
Apr 11, 2018 Vega Jr København V, Denmark
Apr 12, 2018 Aarhus Concert Haus Aarhus C, Denmark
Apr 13, 2018 Parkteatret Oslo, Norway
Apr 14, 2018 L-Beach Festival Wangels, Germany
Apr 17, 2018 Old Fruitmarket Glasgow, United Kingdom
Apr 18, 2018 Sage Gateshead, United Kingdom
Apr 19, 2018 Town Hall Birmingham, United Kingdom
Apr 20, 2018 Howard Assembly Room Leeds, United Kingdom
Apr 22, 2018 Royal Festival Hall Southbank Centre London, United Kingdom
Apr 23, 2018 The Old Market Brighton Hove, United Kingdom
Apr 24, 2018 The Stoller Hall Manchester, United Kingdom
Apr 25, 2018 St George's Bristol, United Kingdom

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