Lee Ranaldo shares album and European tour details with new live session


The below video, a clip taken from a session recorded with La Blogotheque, shows the title track Electric Trim, a first taste of the new music on Lee Ranaldo’s upcoming album.

Ranaldo, performing solo acoustic in a NYC hotel, nods towards his discordant past while fresh impetus has been provided via lyrical collaboration with American author Jonathan Lethem.

Hitting the road to Europe once more, Ranaldo kicks off tomorrow in Switzerland, moving through France, Holland and Belgium, lighting in London on Sunday 13 November – in full-band format.

With a clutch of brand new songs from the just completed new album, ‘Electric Trim’, produced by Lee and Spanish multi-instrumentalists Raul ‘Refree’ Fernandez and to be released early next year.

The album was recorded in New York City and mixed there and in Barcelona and has contributions from The Dust, Nels Cline, Sharon Van Etten, Kid Millions and others.