Black Joe Lewis to Release New Album, 'Electric Slave' + Tour Dates

by PopMatters Staff

12 June 2013

Black Joe Lewis will release 'Electric Slave' on August 27th via Vagrant Records, with the group touring shortly thereafter. Today Lewis shares one of his new tunes, "Skulldiggin", with listeners.
 

Electric Slave is what people are today with their faces buried in their iPhones and the only way to hold a conversation is through text. The next step is to plug it in to your damned head. Nothing is up front anymore and people are de socializing.”—Black Joe Lewis


  
TOUR DATES
Jun 26 - Austin, TX KGSR “Blues on the Green” at Zilker Park Set Time: 8:15p
July 14 Sun Cincinnati, OH “Bunbury Music Fest”
Sept 7 Nashville, TN @ Mercy
Sept 8 Atlanta, GA @ Terminal West
Sept 9 Charleston, SC @ Pour House
Sept 10 Carrboro, NC @ Cat’s Cradle
Sept 12 Boston, MA @ Royale
Sept 13 Portland, ME @ Port City Music Hall
Sept 14 Fredricton, NB @ Harvest Blues Festival
Sept 15 Halifax, NS @ Seahorse Tavern
Sept 18 Montreal, QC @ La Sala
Sept 19 Toronto, ON @ Lee’s %
Sept 20 Ithaca, NY @ The Haunt %
Sept 22 Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer %       
Sept 26 New York, NY @ Terminal 5 #
Sept 28 Cleveland, OH @ Grog Shop %       
Sept 30 Milwaukee, WI @ Turner %
Oct 1 Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue %
Oct 2 Lincoln, NE @ Bourban Theatre %
Oct 3 Norman, OK @ Univ of Oklahoma %

% = w/ Pickwick
# = w/ Okkervil River, Pickwick

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