Israel Nash to embark on Worldwide Tour

NEW ALBUM RAIN PLANS DUE AUGUST 19;

AVAILABLE NOW FOR PRE-ORDER

Israel Nash to embark on Worldwide Tour

Israel Nash to embark on Worldwide Tour

 “A glorious neo-psychedelic masterpiece.”—KEXP
“It’s a career worth following.”—The Independent
 
To celebrate the release of his upcoming album, Rain Plans, Israel Nash will set out on a worldwide tour including an appearance at the Americana Music Festival in Nashville. The new album, due August 19 via Loose/Thirty Tigers, is now available for pre-order: http://bit.ly/1k8Hva2. See full track listing below. Nash recently released two videos featuring live takes of songs off the record—the lead track “Rain Plains” is streaming at American Songwriter (http://bit.ly/1qYKe4s) and “Through the Door” is streaming at Paste (http://bit.ly/1xSOre3).
The album was released in the U.K. and Europe earlier this year to immediate critical acclaim—Uncut hails it as “music soaked in rural American lore,” and in its glowing 4 ½ star review Rolling Stone Germany describes it as “the most phenomenal Americana record of the year.”
Rain Plans was produced by Nash, recorded and mixed by Grammy Award winning Ted Young (Sonic Youth, Kurt Vile) and inspired by Nash’s new home of Dripping Springs, Texas, which helped evolve the tone of his songwriting. Of the new music Nash notes, “I wanted to make an album that sounded like what I saw and somehow spread the peace that this place brings to me. These songs are all about moving from New York to the reaches of the Hill Country and what those hills represent to me, which is greater than just nature. It’s about my life and home. I really wanted to go new places and abandon any rules that had made me cautious before. It’s about creating an environment that is so much bigger than any individual.”
As a native of Missouri, Nash grew up in the heartland of America. Ever restless, Nash relocated to New York City. In 2011 he released Barn Doors and Concrete Floors, which was recorded live in an old barn in upstate New York. Extensive touring in Europe helped Nash gain greater exposure overseas and the Euro Americana Charts chose Barn Doors and Concrete Floors as the top album of 2011.
RAIN PLANS TRACKLIST
1. Woman at the Well
2. Through the Door
3. Just Like Water
4. Who In Time
5. Myer Canyon
6. Rain Plans
7. Iron of the Mountain
8. Mansions
9. Rexanimarum
ISRAEL NASH TOUR DATES
 August 20                                                     Austin, TX                                                          Lambert’s
August 28                                                   Brighton, UK                                            The Prince Albert
 August 29                                                     Dorset, UK                                   End of the Road Festival
August 31                                                 Manchester, UK                                           The Castle Hotel
September 2                                                London, UK                                                        Borderline
September 4                                                  Belfast, IE                                                         McHugh’s
September 5                                                Kilkenny, IE                                                       Set Theatre
September 6                                                  Dublin, IE                                          Whelan’s (Upstairs)
September 9                                               Hamburg, DE                                                         Prinzebar
September 10                                                Zurich, CH                                                            Bogen F
September 11                                                 Paris, FR                                                     La Boule Noir
September 12                                              Haarlem, NL                                                          Patronaat
September 13                                            Groningen, NL                                         Take Root Festival
September 18-20                                        Nashville, TN                               Americana Music Festival
September 21                                             Lexington, KY                                 Willie’s Locally Known
September 25                                          Rocky Mount, VA                                                   Harvester*
September 26                                             Richmond, VA                                                   Broadberry*
September 27                                          Charlottesville, VA                                            The Jefferson*
   September 28                                               Raleigh, NC                                       Southland Ballroom*
 September 30                                           Wilmington, NC                                             Bourgie Nights
  October 1                                                    Asheville, NC                                                New Mountain
October 3                                                 Washington, DC                                                    Hamilton*
  October 4                                                   New York, NY                                          Mercury Lounge*
 October 5                                                 Philadelphia, PA                                         World Café Live*
 October 7                                                     Boston, MA                                                     Great Scott*
 October 9                                                   Pittsburgh, PA                                                     Club Café*
October 10                                                Columbus, OH                                              The Basement*
 October 11                                                   Chicago, IL                                                          Schubas*
October 12                                                   Goshen, IN                                              Ignition Garage*
 October 13                                                 St. Louis, MO                                                  Duck Room*
*with Sons of Bill
For more information, please contact Cami Opere or Carla Sacks at Sacks & Co., 212.741.1000, cami.opere@sacksco.com or carla@sacksco.com.
Michael "Beach Mick" Hudson

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Michael "Beach Mick" Hudson is the founder and Editor of Beach Carolina Magazine. Living along the coast of North Carolina, Mike has a passion for the beach and loves to bring news and events of the Carolinas to others around the world.

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