Shovels & Rope return with a new album, ‘Manticore‘ on Dualtone, released Feb 18th 2022. Husband and wife folk duo Michael Trent and Cary Ann Hearst have also revealed their UK June tour and a new single, ‘Domino‘.
This, their sixth studio album was written in a Jazz hall in New Orleans before the pandemic, then recorded the album at The Whip, their home studio in Johns Island, South Carolina, during the lockdown. The ten-song album will be available via streaming platforms, cd, and a limited edition or signed vinyl LP. ‘Manticore‘ can be pre-ordered now on the artist’s website and all your favourite local music shops.
2022 Tour dates:
June 17th – Black Deer Festival, Kent
June 19th – The Deaf Institute, Manchester
June 20th – Saint Luke’s, Glasgow
June 21st – Brudenell Social Club, Leeds
June 22nd – Islington Assembly Hall, London
The new single released this week online entitled ‘Domino‘ is about James Dean’s death and an invitation to examine how we define celebrity.