Luke Roberts touring behind Iron Gates at Throop & Newport
DOWNLOAD: Luke Roberts - "HIs Song" (MP3)
Folk singer Luke Roberts who recently moved from Brooklyn to Montana and eventually Nashville, released his sophomore LP, The Iron Gates at Throop and Newport, earlier this year via Thrill Jockey. The album was produced by Marky Nevers, who's produced and played with Lambchop and mixed by Kyle Spence of Harvey Milk. That's the artwork above. The songs are made up of raw Will Oldham-esque folk with bare, intimate production that leaves little filter between the listener and the music. Grab the track, "His Song," above or stream it below, and listen to the whole album on Spotify. The tracklist is also below.
Luke just finished up a European tour in support of the album earlier this week, and he's got a few US dates to follow including one in NYC TONIGHT (5/4) at Zebulon with Zachary Cale, DJ Dutch E Germ and DJ Tax the Rich.
All dates, stream, album art and tracklist below...
Luke Roberts - "HIs Song"
The Iron Gates at Throop and Newport Tracklist:
01. I Don't Want You Anymore
02. Cartier Timepiece
03. His Song
04. Every Time
05. Will You Be Mine
06. Spree Wheels
07. Old Fashioned Woman
08. Lost on Leaving
09. Second Place Blues
Luke Roberts -- 2012 Tour Dates
May 04, 2012 Brooklyn, NY Zebulon
May 06, 2012 Baltimore, MD Golden West
May 07, 2012 Philadelphia, PA Kung Fu Necktie
May 08, 2012 Louisville, KY Zanzabar