Felice Brothers Announce Holiday Release

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Submitted by Tony Margherit… on Tue, 11/15/2016 - 10:10 am

The Felice Brothers will release a limited edition 7-inch vinyl recording of “Country Ham” on December 9 via Yep Roc Records. The holiday-themed single features a live version of “Murder By Mistletoe” – recorded for Rolling Stone last year in NYC – on the B-side. Both tracks have never before been pressed on vinyl and preorder is available now through The Felice Brothers and Yep Roc stores.
 
“It’s a narrative about feeling lonely on Christmas, and the different emotions that can go with the holidays that aren’t always talked about in the happy-go-lucky songs,” band front man Ian Felice says. 
 
The artwork for “Country Ham” is a nod to the band’s hometown, which features an original painting by Ian titled Palenville in the Snow.
 
In related hometown news, The Felice Brothers will play a Nov. 25 show in Woodstock, NY at The Bearsville Theatre before heading overseas in January. The band’s Life In The Dark European tour will include headline shows in Ireland, the UK, Belgium, Germany and more. A full list of tour dates to follow.
 
The band’s latest full-length release Life In The Dark is available now worldwide. The nine songs featured on the band’s ninth studio album explore modern life in a complicated and divided America, through a cynical and occasionally heartbroken lens, in the tradition of songwriters like John Prine, Shane MacGowan and Michael Hurley.

THE FELICE BROTHERS TOUR DATES
 

NOV 25

Woodstock, NY

Bearsville Theatre

JAN 20

Ireland, Dublin

The Button Factory

JAN 21

UK, Glasgow

O2 ABC

JAN 22

UK, Manchester

Gorilla

JAN 23

UK, Leeds

Brudenell Social Club

JAN 24

UK, Sheffield

Plug

JAN 26

UK, Brighton

The Old Market

JAN 27

UK, Bristol

The Fleece

JAN 28

UK, London

Brooklyn Bowl

Mon 30

Belgium, Brussels,

AB Club

Tue 31

Netherlands, Amsterdam,

Paradiso Noord

FEB 01

Netherlands, Hoorn

Het Huis verLoren

FEB 03

Germany, Koln

Luxor

FEB 04

Germany, Hamburg

Knust

FEB 05

Germany, Berlin

Bi Nuu

FEB 07

Sweden, Stockholm

Bryggarsalen

FEB 08

Norway, Oslo

John Dee

FEB 09

Denmark, Copenhagen

Loppen

 

 

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