Jason Lytle & Ben Bridwell Cover Townes Van Zandt

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Jason Lytle is on tour with Band of Horses and prior to setting out, Ben Bridwell sent him a “vocal, drum, guitar” demo that he’d recorded in a hotel in Milan asking if he wanted to “add some whatever“.

Jason says he proceeded to “slather sonic goo and build and mix upon it until he suspected the ghost of Townes Van Zandt was starting to get annoyed“… He goes on to say, “its a beautiful song chosen and sung by Ben and I had a great time working on it.  It’s called “Don’t You Take It Too Bad.

You can listen here – just click through to download it for free.

Buy Band of Horses Mirage Rock here. Buy Jason Lytle’s Dept. Of Disappearance here.


Tour dates:

Dec 01, Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI

Dec 03, Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor, MI

Dec 05, Massey Hall, Toronto, Canada

Dec 06, Métropolis, Montreal, Canada

Dec 08, State Theatre, Portland, ME

Dec 09, House of Blues Boston, Boston, MA

Dec 10, Union Hall (Jason Lytle Solo Show), Brooklyn, NY

Dec 11, Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, NY

Dec 14, The Electric Factory, Philadelphia, PA

Dec 15, The National, Richmond, VA

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