She & Him will release In The Sun [featuring vocals from Tilly and the Wall] as a digital download single on March 29th 2010, there will also be a limited edition 7" available from independent record shops as part of Record Store day. The single will be backed by a cover of the Beach Boy 'I Can Hear Music' which was originally performed by The Ronettes. The video for the track was directed by Peyton Reed (Yes Man and Bring It On)
She & Him is Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward the pair released their first album 'Volume One' in 2008 through Merge Records.
Volume Two is set for release on 5th April through Double Six Records, the band have also announced their first UK shows, one of which will be at this years ATP festival curated by Matt Groening.
UK and European live dates are as follows:
26/04/10 Spain: Madrid - Joy Eslava
27/04/10 Spain: Barcelona - Apolo
29/04/10 France: Paris - Alhambra
30/04/10 Germany: Berlin - Lido
01/05/10 Denmark: Copenhagen - Loppen
03/05/10 Sweden: Stockholm - Kagelbanan
04/05/10 Norway: Oslo - Cosmotpolite
06/05/10 Holland: Amsterdam - Melkweg
07/05/10 UK: London - Koko
08/05/10 UK: Minehead - ATP Festival
'Smalls Change (Meditations Upon Ageing)' arrives in April.
The two awards have made for a great 72nd birthday present for the country music icon.