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Cat Power Shares Video for New Album Track “Stay” (a Rihanna Cover)

Wanderer Due Out October 5 via Domino

Sep 18, 2018 Cat Power Bookmark and Share

Cat Power (aka Chan Marshall) is releasing a new album, Wanderer, on October 5 via Domino. Now she has shared another new track from the album, “Stay,” which is actually a cover of the Rihanna song from 2012 (originally written by Justin Parker and Mikky Ekko). It was shared via a Greg Hunt-directed video of Marshall performing the song at the Los Angeles studio of Rob Schnapf (who mixed Wanderer). Watch it below, followed by Cat Power’s upcoming tour dates.

Marshall had this to say about the track in a press release: “I love the tradition of covering songs. I think it’s one of the highest compliments you can pay another artist. It’s one of the great traditions in American music and one of the true pleasures of music history.”

Previously she shared a video for the album’s short opening track (and title track), “Wanderer.” Then she shared the album’s first official single, “Woman,” via a video for the song. “Woman” featured Lana Del Rey on backing vocals and was one of our Songs of the Week.

Marshall produced Wanderer herself and the album was written and recorded in Miami and Los Angeles over the course of the last few years. It is Marshall’s first album for Domino after spending most of her career on Matador.

In a previous press release Marshall said the album’s 11 tracks encompass “my journey so far. The course my life has taken in this journey - going from town to town, with my guitar, telling my tale; with reverence to the people who did this generations before me. Folk singers, blues singers, and everything in between. They were all wanderers, and I am lucky to be among them.”

Cat Power Tour Dates:

Tues Sept 25 - Berkeley, CA @ The Greek Theatre *
Thurs Sept 27 - Philadelphia, PA @ Mann Center for the Performing Arts *
Fri Sept 28 - Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion *
Sun Sept 30 - New York, NY @ Forest Hills Stadium ^
Fri Oct 5 - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
Sat Oct 6 - South Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground
Mon Oct 8 - Detroit, MI @ Majestic Theatre
Tues Oct 9 - Toronto, ON @ Danforth Music Hall
Thurs Oct 11 - Cleveland, OH @ Agora Theater
Fri Oct 12 - Louisville, KY @ Headliners Music Hall
Sat Oct 13 - Atlanta, GA @ Center Stage
Tues Oct 23 - London, UK @ Roundhouse
Thurs Oct 25 - Paris, FR @ Le Trianon
Fri Oct 26 - Brussels, BE @ Ancienne Belgique
Sun Oct 28 - Berlin, GE @ Astra
Mon Oct 29 - Zurich, SW @ X-Tra
Tues Oct 30 - Lausanne, SW @ Les Docks
Thurs Nov 1 - Barcelona, SP @ Razzamatazz
Fri Nov 2 - Madrid, SP @ Circo Price
Mon Nov 5 - Bologna, IT @ Estragon
Tues Nov 6 - Milan, IT @ Alcatraz
Sat Nov 17 - Seattle, WA @ The Showbox
Sun Nov 18 - Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater
Wed Nov 21 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Theatre at Ace Hotel
Fri Nov 23 - Santa Ana, CA @ The Observatory OC
Sat Nov 24 - San Diego, CA @ The Observatory North Park
Sun Nov 25 - Phoenix, AZ @ The Van Buren
Tues Nov 27 - Austin, TX @ Emo’s
Wed Nov 28 - Houston, TX @ White Oak Music Hall
Thurs Nov 29 - Dallas, TX @ Granada Theater
Wed Dec 19 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Smalls Theatre

* with The National
^ with The National, Future Islands, U.S. Girls & Bully

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