Amanda Shires Broadcasts New Album With Bobbie Nelson, Shares “Summertime” Cowl: Watch the Video
Amanda Shires has introduced Loving You, her new album with the late Bobbie Nelson, with a brand new cowl of the Gershwin normal “Summertime” that includes Nelson’s brother Willie. Loving You is due out June 23 by way of Silver Knife/ATO. Try the total observe listing and the video for his or her rendition of “Summertime” beneath.
The video was co-directed by Shires and Deren Ney and shot by photographer Joshua Black Wilkins and album producer Lawrence Rothman at Arlyn Studios in Austin, Texas. The studio is co-owned and operated by Nelson’s son Freddy Fletcher, who additionally performs drums on the album.
“I believe she associated to the music as a result of she was a mom and the household unit was necessary to her, whether or not or not she had the idealized model,” Shires mentioned in a press release. “I first noticed Bobbie enjoying once I was 16 or so at some pageant someplace in Texas the place I grew up. I noticed her carry out many instances over time and all the time admired the best way she performed so effortlessly and with a lot energy and confidence. She radiated music. A lot of my path appeared doable as a result of I noticed a girl working and making a profession of music at a younger age, and that lady was Bobbie Nelson.”
Bonnie first recorded the music with Willie for his or her 2016 Grammy-winning file Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin. The siblings launched a memoir referred to as Me and Sister Bobbie: True Tales of the Household Band in 2020 by way of Random Home. She died final 12 months at 91.
Shires launched her final LP Take It Like a Man in 2022. In February she carried out the Take It Like a Man observe “Hawk for the Dove” alongside her husband and frequent collaborator Jason Isbell.
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Amanda Shires & Bobbie Nelson: Loving You
01 Waltz Throughout Texas
02 All the time on My Thoughts
03 Outdated Normal Love
04 Summertime [ft. Willie Nelson]05 Angel Flying Too Near the Floor
06 Dream a Little Dream of Me
07 Tempted and Tried
08 La Paloma
09 Loving You
10 Over the Rainbow