Erin McKeownâ€™s latest album, â€œHundreds of Lions,â€ peaked at #1 on the Bestseller MP3 Album Chart. Hundreds of Lions, released October 13 on Ani DiFrancoâ€™s Righteous Babe Records, â€œtruly shines,â€ hails Paste Magazine.
The accomplishment is the latest in an impressive line for Erin, whose groundbreaking â€œCabin Feverâ€ series on YouTube brought her closer to her fans, allowing them to interact with her over the Internet while being treated to intimate performances of both new and old songs. Erin was also featured on WXPNâ€™s renowned â€œWorld CafÃ©â€ which went live on November 10. In his feature, McKeown discusses Hundreds of Lions and plays tracks from the album live in the studio. She will also be featured on WNYCâ€™s â€œSoundcheck,â€ scheduled for December 3. In addition, Erin is still touring with fellow singer-songwriter Jill Sobule and will be hitting numerous cities across the country this fall.
Check out this behind-the-scenes video, which shows part of the making of â€œHundreds of Lions.â€ In the video, Erin discusses her creative process and fans are given a glimpse into the making of the album.
12/10: Portland, ME @ One Longfellow Square
12/11: South Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground Lounge
12/12: Becket, MA @ Dream Away Lodge
12/13: Providence, RI @ The Speakeasy @ Local 121
12/17: Arlington, VA @ IOTA Club & Cafe