04.19.17 – Los Angeles, CA @ Bootleg Theater (Record Release Show)#
04.20.17 – San Diego, CA @ The Hideout#
04.21.17 – Joshua Tree, CA @ Taylor Junction#
04.22.17 – Ojai, CA @ Greater Goods#
04.24.17 – San Francisco, CA @ The Chapel#
04.26.17 – Portland, OR @ Mississippi Studios#
04.27.17 – Seattle, WA @ Gallery 1412#
#w/ Califone and Rachel Blumberg
05.09.17 – Brooklyn, NY – Union Pool*
05.10.17 – Allston, MA @ Great Scott^
05.11.17 – Providence, RI @ Columbus Theatre^
05.12.17 – Northampton, MA @ Iron Horse Music Hall^
05.13.17 – Baltimore, MD @ Metro Gallery^
05.14.17 – Philadelphia, PA @ Boot & Saddle^
06.10.17 – Sonoma, CA – HUICHICA Festival @ Gundlach Winery
At the invitation and by the design of Mark Greenberg, half of this record was recorded mostly live at Wilco’s Loft Studio in Chicago with a band that included James Elkington, Gerald Dowd, Nick Macri, and Greenberg himself. Another half was made in TJO’s home studio in California with Devin Hoff, Wilder Zoby, Walt McClements and string supervisor Jim James. This album also features the voices of Chris Cohen, Carolyn Pennypacker-Riggs, and Joan Shelley. Tara Jane ONeil plays guitar, bass, keyboards and percussion.
Tara Jane O’Neil is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, and visual artist. She composes and performs under her own name and in collaboration with other musicians, artists, dancers, and filmmakers. As a solo artist, he has released eight full-length albums internationally. O’Neil was a founding member of Rodan, the Sonora Pine, and several other bands. She has collaborated on recordings and stages with Papa M, Michael Hurley, Little Wings, Marisa Anderson, Catherine Irwin, Mirah, Mount Eerie, and many many others. She has performed at clubs, galleries, and DIY spaces around the world and venues such as the Centre de Pompidou, the Whitney Museum of American Art, and All Tomorrow’s Parties. She starred in the cult classic film Half-Cocked. Her visual artwork has been shown in cities including London, Tokyo, and Portland and has been published in three monographs.
TJO will be touring the US, Japan, and Europe.