Sam Beam, also known as Iron & Wine, is giving fans another special album to look forward to.
This time Beam has collaborated with Jesca Hoop to produce Love Letter For Fire, which will be released on April 15. Along with the new album, Beam and Hoop are embarking on a North American tour in May.
According to an article by Pitchfork the album lineup includes Wilco’s Glenn Kotche (drums, percussion), Robert Burger (keys), Eyvind Kang (violin, viola), Sebastian Steinberg (bass), and Edward Rankin-Parker (cello). Tucker Martine produced, recorded, and mixed the record and Richard Dodd mastered it.
Listen to the first single titled “Every Songbird Says” below.
05-17 Ann Arbor, MI – The Ark *
05-18 Toronto, Ontario – Danforth Theatre *
05-20 New York, NY – Town Hall *
05-21 Washington, DC – Lincoln Theater *
05-22 Boston, MA – Wilburn Theater *
05-24 Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer *
05-26 Atlanta, GA – Buckhead Theatre*
05-27 New Orleans, LA – Civic Theater *
05-28 Dallas, TX – Kessler Theater *
05-30 Tucson, AZ – Rialto Theatre *
05-31 Los Angeles, CA – Fonda Theater *
06-02 San Francisco, CA – Great American Music Hall *
06-03 Portland, OR – Aladdin Theater *
06-04 Seattle, WA – Neptune Theater *
06-05 Boise, ID – Egyptian Theater *
06-06 Boulder, CO – Boulder Theater *
06-08 Omaha, NE – Slowdown *
06-09 Minneapolis, MN – Varsity Theater *
06-10 Milwaukee, WI – Turner Hall *
06-11 Chicago, IL – Thalia Hall *
* with Marlon Williams
Photo courtesy of Josh Wool.