To have fun the twenty fifth anniversary of their third LP, Dig Me Out, Sleater-Kinney have introduced a covers album arriving this summer season.
Among the many artists that Carrie Brownstein and Corin Tucker recruited for Dig Me Out – A Covers Album are St. Vincent, Wilco, Courtney Barnett, Jason Isbell and Amanda Shires, The Linda Lindas, Margo Worth, and extra.
The band took to social media at present to share the information, writing, “To commemorate 25 years of Dig Me Out, we’re releasing a covers album that includes a few of our closest pals and admired artists! We will’t wait to share these distinctive renditions with you. Coming this summer season!”
The duo will likely be donating a portion of proceeds from the celebratory studio set to Sexual & Gender Minority Youth Useful resource Heart (SMYRC), an LGBTQIA+ nonprofit advocacy group within the band’s hometown of Portland.
Initially launched on April eighth, 1997, Dig Me Out is essentially considered because the rock band’s breakthrough album. It marked the introduction of Janet Weiss, who would go on to turn out to be their drummer till 2006 and once more from 2014 to 2019. Although maybe finest remembered for its title monitor, the studio set additionally featured the singles “One Extra Hour” and “Little Infants.”
Take a look at Sleater-Kinney’s announcement beneath.
Consequence not too long ago seemed again at Dig Me Out and the remainder of Sleater-Kinney’s discography whereas rating their albums from worst to finest to coincide with the discharge of 2021’s Path of Wellness.
Final September, the duo additionally took the stage for their very own set at Eddie Vedder’s Ohana Encore Competition together with headliners Pearl Jam, Brandi Carlile, and Beck.