|Photo credit: Danny Clinch|
Valerie June is set to release her new album, The Order Of Time, on March 10. You can pre-order it HERE. New York, you can catch her live at The Town Hall on Saturday, March 11 at 8PM. See below for more details.
Saturday, March 11
123 West 43rd Street
(between 6th Ave and Broadway)
New York, NY
Doors: 7:30pm / Show: 8PM
On this enthralling and illuminating leap forward, the Tennessee-bred, Brooklyn based songwriter weaves electric blues, African rhythms, cosmic atmospherics and delicate soul into an inventive and wholly original rumination on love, family, struggle and the passing of time. Produced by Matt Marinelli (Beck, Bad Brains), The Order of Time features twelve original songs all written by June.
Musically, June has refined and expanded her sound on the new album finding space from her previous work in its artful, self-assured restraint and overall cohesion. The collection’s finely sketched character studies brim with richness and detail while June’s ethereal, wide-open soundscapes provide a sterling backdrop for her remarkable Southern gospel and honey voice. Lyrical touch points such as ‘dancing shadows,’ ‘hot suppers,’ ‘curious neighbors,’ and ‘holy water’ draw the listener in and root these songs with density and weight.