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Song premiere: "Bees Made Honey in the Lion's Head" by Daphne Lee Martin

Daphne Lee Martin
9 September 2015

Fall On Your Sword is the fourth full-length album from Daphne Lee Martin, and the first to be produced by the songwriter herself. According to Martin, this collection of songs was written as a whole, “encompassing memories of fables, fairy tales, Bible stories, mythology, poetry, cautionary tales, traditional folk songs, and American popular culture of the 20th century.”

The result is rich, compelling, and funky, as this track, featuring rapper SuaveSki, ably demonstrates. Turn it up!

Fall On Your Sword comes out October 2, via The Telegraph Recording Company.

Tour Dates
Sep 11 | Luthier’s Co-op, Easthampton MA
Sep 12 | World Cafe Live, Wilmington DE
Sep 15 | Van Gogh’s Ear, Union NJ | w/ Frank Viele
Sep 18 | Best Video, Hamden CT w/ Chris Kiley | 8pm
Sep 19 | I AM FESTIVAL (ALBUM RELEASE) New London CT | 4pm
Sep 25 | Jimmy’s Saloon, Newport RI

2015 National #Afterglow Tour with Francis Lombardi
Oct 10 | Fanwood Music Series, Fanwood NJ
Oct 11 | House Concert, Asbury Park NJ | email for details
Oct 13-14 | CMJ MUSIC MARATHON
Oct 14 | Way Station, Brooklyn, NY | 9pm
Oct 15 | Dr. Clock’s Nowhere Bar, Washington DC | 9pm
Oct 17 | Hambone’s, Pittsburgh PA | 8pm
Oct 18 | Bossy Grrrl’s Pinup Joint, Columbus OH | 8pm
Oct 19 | Sitwell’s Coffee House, Cincinnati OH
Oct 21 | Haymarket Whiskey Bar, Louisville KY | 9pm
Oct 22 | Melody Inn, Indianapolis IN | 9pm
Oct 23 | Elbo Room, Chicago IL | 9pm
Oct 24 | Art Bar, Milwaukee WI
Oct 25 | Frank’s Power Plant, Milwaukee WI
Oct 27 | 406 Brewing, Bozeman MT w/ Hawthorne Roots
Oct 29 | Tim’s Tavern, Seattle WA
Oct 30 | Le Voyeur, Olympia WA
Nov 1 | Fort George Brewery, Astoria OR w/ Sam Cooper
Nov 4 | Make Out Room, San Francisco CA
Nov 6 | Fox Goose, Sacramento CA w/ JonEmery
Nov 10 | The Lost Leaf, Phoenix AZ
Nov 11 | Cultured Cafe, Flagstaff AZ | 7pm
Nov 12 | Zinc Wine Bar, Albuquerque NM | 9pm
Nov 14 | Opening Bell Coffee, Dallas TX
Nov 15 | Hole In the Wall, Austin TX
Nov 16 | Cabo Clear Lake, Seabrook TX
Nov 18 | Siberia, New Orleans LA w/Alexandra Scott
Nov 21 | Metro, Augusta GA w/ Phillip Lee, Jr.
Nov 23 | Caledonia Lounge, Athens GA w/Cortez Garza
Nov 25 | Preservation Pub, Knoxville TN

 

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