Amy Helm Announces Debut Record + NPR Songs We Love Premiere

 
 

Amy Helm to release debut solo LP ‘Didn’t It Rain’ July 24 on eOne Music

Hear “Rescue Me” on NPR Music’s Songs We Love: http://n.pr/1Badrhl
Buy "Rescue Me" on iTunes: http://apple.co/1IHZIWO

‘Didn’t It Rain’ features some of the final recordings of Amy Helm’s father, Levon Helm (late drummer of The Band) and was recorded in “The Barn” (Levon Helm Studios) that has long hosted his Midnight Rambles in Woodstock, NY

Album also features Amy’s touring band The Handsome Strangers, along with special appearances by John Medeski, Bill Payne (Little Feat), Catherine Russell, Marco Benevento, and more

Amy Helm will join Mavis Staples and Patty Griffin on tour this July, and will open for Sheryl Crow at The Wolf Trap in VA on May 26 and Dr. John at Central Park Summerstage in NYC on August 1. Tour dates here: http://shorefi.re/1K6QeVe

Amy Helm previously performed and recorded in Levon Helm’s MidnightRamble Band and is a founding member of roots ensemble Ollabelle

‘Didn’t It Rain’ tracklist:
1. Didn’t It Rain
2. Rescue Me
3. Good News
4. Deep Water
5. Spend Our Last Dime
6. Sky’s Falling
7. Gentling Me
8. Roll Away
9. Sing To Me
10. Roll The Stone
11. Heat Lightning
12. Wild Girl
 
Amy Helm on the web:
http://www.amyhelm.com
https://www.facebook.com/AmyHelmMusic
https://twitter.com/AmyHelmMusic/
https://instagram.com/amyhelmmusic/
http://shorefire.com/client/amy-helm

 

For more information on Amy Helm, please contact Alison Smith (asmith@shorefire.com), Ashley Larkin (alarkin@shorefire.com) or Matt Hanks (mhanks@shorefire.com) at Shore Fire Media, 718-522–7171.

Posted on May 19, 2015 .