Sam Beam and Jesca Hoop announce album

Sam Beam and Jesca Hoop announce new album 'Love Letter for Fire',

Sub Pop will release Love Letter for Fire, a collaborative effort from Sam Beam (of Iron and Wine) and Jesca Hoop, on all formats, worldwide on April 15th. The thirteen-track album includes the singles “Every Songbird Says” and “Valley Clouds,” and was written throughout 2014. Love Letter for Fire features Beam and Hoop on vocals and guitar along with Robert Burger (keys), Eyvind Kang (violin, viola), Glenn Kotche (drums, percussion), Sebastian Steinberg (bass) and Edward Rankin-Parker (cello). The album also features a cover photo by Sam Beam.

Love Letter for Fire was produced, recorded and mixed by Tucker Martine (Modest Mouse, Decemberists, Neko Case) at Flora Recording & Playback in Portland, and mastered by Richard Dodd in Nashville.

Love Letter for Fire


1. Welcome to Feeling
2. One Way to Pray
3. The Lamb You Lost
4. We Two are a Moon
5. Midas Tongue
6. Know the Wild That Wants You
7. Every Songbird Says
8. Bright Lights and Goodbyes
9. Kiss Me Quick
10. Chalk it Up to Chi
11. Valley Clouds
12. Soft Place to Land
13. Sailor to Siren

Tour Dates
May 17 – Ann Arbor, MI – The Ark*
May 18 – Toronto, ON – The Danforth Music Hall*
May 20 – New York, NY – The Town Hall*
May 21 – Washington, DC – The Lincoln Theatre*
May 22 – Boston, MA – The Wilbur Theatre*
May 24 – Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer*
May 26 – Atlanta, GA – The Buckhead Theatre*
May 27 – New Orleans, LA – The Civic Theatre*
May 28 – Dallas, TX – The Kessler Theater*
May 30 – Tucson, AZ – The Rialto Theatre*
May 31 – Los Angeles, CA – The Fonda Theatre*
Jun. 02 – San Francisco, CA – Great American Music Hall*
Jun. 03 – Portland, OR – Aladdin Theater*
Jun. 04 – Seattle, WA – Neptune Theatre*
Jun. 05 – Boise, ID – The Egyptian Theatre*
Jun. 07 – Boulder, CO – Boulder Theater*
Jun. 08 – Omaha, NE – Slowdown*
Jun. 09 – Minneapolis, MN – Varsity Theater*
Jun. 10 – Milwaukee, WI – Turner Hall Ballroom*
Jun. 11 – Chicago, IL – Thalia Hall*
* w/ Marlon Williams