son-volt

Alt-country vets Son Volt will release their new album, Union, on March 29 via Transmit Sound/Thirty Tigers. Frontman Jay Farrar says the album began as a political statement but he ended up interspersing the more fiery material with songs about the "power of love, time and music that sustains us." "There are so many forces driving our country apart,” says Jay. “What can we do to bring our society back together?” The first single from the album is "Devil May Care" which you can listen to below.

Son Volt will be on tour this spring, kicking things off with two nights in Columbia, MO in April and wrapping it up in Cleveland at the end of June. The NYC stop happens at Music Hall of Williamsburg on May 4. Tickets for MHOW go on sale Friday, January 25 at noon with an AmEx presale on Wednesday (1/23). All tour dates are listed, along with album art and tracklist, below.

Union tracklist:
While Rome Burns
The 99
Devil May Care
Broadsides
Reality Winner
Union
The Reason
Lady Liberty
Holding Your Own
Truth To Power Blues
Rebel Girl
Slow Burn
The Symbol

Son Volt - 2019 Tour Dates
4/18 Rose Music Hall - Columbia, MO
4/19 Rose Music Hall - Columbia, MO
4/20 Iroquois Amphitheater - Louisville, KY (with Jason Isbell)
4/23 Knuckleheads Saloon - Kansas City, MO
4/24 First Avenue & 7th St Entry - Minneapolis, MN
4/25 Cavalier Theater & Lounge - La Crosse, WI
4/26 Majestic Madison - Madison, WI
4/27 Thalia Hall - Chicago, IL
4/28 The Ark - Ann Arbor - Ann Arbor, MI
4/30 Mr. Smalls Theatre - Millvale, PA
5/1 The Ardmore Music Hall - Ardmore, PA
5/2 Paradise Rock Club - Boston, MA
5/3 Levon's - Woodstock, NY
5/4 Music Hall of Williamsburg - Brooklyn, NY
5/5 9:30 Club - Washington, DC
5/7 The Broadberry - Richmond, VA
5/8 Neighborhood Theatre - Charlotte, NC
5/9 The Haw River Ballroom - Saxapahaw, NC
5/10 The Orange Peel - Asheville, NC
5/11 Songbirds - Chattanooga, TN
6/18 The Jones Assembly - Oklahoma City, OK
6/19 Historic Scoot Inn - Austin, TX
6/20 The Kessler - Dallas, TX
6/21 The Heights Theater - Houston, TX
6/23 Saturn Birmingham - Birmingham, AL
6/25 Variety Playhouse - Atlanta, GA
6/26 Lafayette's Music Room - Memphis, TN
6/27 The Basement East - Nashville, TN
6/28 HI-FI Indy - Indianapolis, IN
6/29 Smoky Run Music Festival - Butler, OH
6/30 The Beachland Ballroom and Tavern - Cleveland, OH