Rollingstone.com is currently premiering a brand new song from the upcoming solo album by singer Kelly Hogan. The track is called "Plant White Roses" and was written by Stephin Merritt of the band Magnetic Fields.
To hear and download an MP3 of Kelly Hogan singing "Plant Whites Roses" care of Rolling Stone, just go here
Hogan will release her highly anticipated new album entitled I Like To Keep Myself In Pain this June 5th via Anti-records. On the record she utilizes her phenomenal singing voice to interpret compositions penned for her by musical luminaries including M. Ward, Vic Chesnutt, the Mekons' Jon Langford, John Wesley Harding, Robyn Hitchcock and more. She is back by an all-star band consisting of R&B legends Booker T. Jones and James Gadson (Bill Withers, Beck) as well as talented young lions Gabe Roth (of Daptone Records, the Dap-Kings) and Scott Ligon (NRBQ).
Hogan will be touring this summer, supporting dates for Glen Hansard (The Swell Season), Wilco, Neko Case and Andrew Bird.
Kelly Hogan Live Dates:
05-28 Millennium Park - Chicago IL headline
06-07 Duck Room at Blueberry Hill - St. Louis MO (Twangfest!)
06-08 Space - Evanston IL headline
06-09 Fitzgeralds - Berwyn IL headline
06-20 The Wiltern - Los Angeles CA w/Glen Hansard
07-03 Adler Theatre - Davenport IA w/Wilco
07-13 The National - Richmond VA w/Neko Case
07-14 North Carolina Museum of Art - Raleigh NC w/Neko Case
07-15 Forecastle Festival - Louisville KY
07-16 Mr. Smalls Theatre - Pittsburgh PA w/Neko Case
07-17 Rams Head Live - Baltimore MD w/Neko Case
07-18 Greenfield Lake Amphitheatre - Wilmington NC w/Neko Case
07-20 Atlanta Botanical Garden - Atlanta GA w/Neko Case
08-11 Spreckels Theatre - San Diego CA w/Andrew Bird
08-15 Chataqua Auditorium - Boulder, CO w/Andrew Bird
08-17 Temple Hoyne Buell Theatre - Denver, CO w/Andrew Bird
08-18 Caldera Festival - Jackson WY w/Andrew Bird