Published Apr 23, 2010Fans of Vancouver folk/nu-grass group the Be Good Tanyas who are getting antsy for some new material have reason to rejoice: Frazey Ford, the Tanya's lead vocalist, has a release date set for her debut solo disc, and we've got a song for you to check out right here right now on Exclaim.ca.
Ford's Obadiah will be released on July 20 through Nettwerk. A press release says the album combines her familiar vocals with a growing love of classical soul music, "adding a rich fullness and bottom end to the 13 tracks the comprise the debut. "
She'll be out there supporting the album on the road, with some Lilith Fair dates kicking off the tour. Full dates are to be announced soon; for now, info on the Lilith gigs is below.
Head to our Click Hear section to stream or download "Firecracker," the first single from Obadiah. The Firecracker single will be available on April 27.
Here are the Lilith gigs that Ford will be performing at:
6/27 Calgary, AB - McMahon Stadium
6/28 Edmonton, AB - Northlands Spectrum
7/1 Vancouver, BC - Pitt Meadows Airport
2. "Lay Down With You"
3. "Bird Of Paradise"
4. "If You Gonna Go"
5. "Blue Streak Mama"
6. "Lost Together"
7. "I Like You Better"
8. "Hey Little Mama"
9. "The Gospel Song"
10. "Goin' Over"
11. "Half In"
12. "One More Cup of Coffee"
13. "Mimi Song"