Lee Fields & the Expressions released ‘Emma Jean,’ touring, playing the Empty Bottle in September
Lee Fields & the Expressions in Brooklyn, July 2012 (more by Dominick Mastrangelo)
Lee Fields & the Expressions welcomed their new album, titled Emma Jean, earlier this month via Truth & Soul Records. The LP serves as the follow-up to 2012's Faithful Man, and the effort is available to stream at the bottom of this post. The music video for album opener "Just Can't Win" can also be found below.
Lee and co. are about to embark on a summer North American tour, which includes a headlining set at West Fest on July 12. They'll also be doing some touring this fall and will be returning to Chicago for a show at the Empty Bottle on September 16. Advance tickets are on sale now.
All known Expressions dates, a stream of Emma Jean, and the video for "Just Can't Win" lie after the jump...
Lee Fields & the Expressions - "Just Can't Win"
Lee Fields & the Expressions -- 2014 Tour Dates
06/27/14 The Fillmore - San Francisco, CA
06/28/14 Troubadour - Los Angeles, CA
06/30/14 Casbah - San Diego, CA
07/02/14 Upstairs Cabaret - Victoria, BC
07/03/14 The Imperial - Vancouver, BC
07/04/14 Neptune - Seattle, WA
07/05/14 Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival - Portland, OR
07/06/14 Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival - Portland, OR
07/12/14 West Fest - Chicago, IL
07/25/14 Calgary Folk Festival - Calgary, AB
07/26/14 Interstellar Rodeo - Edmonton, AB
08/03/14 Ameriserv Flood City Music Festival - Johnstown, PA
08/08/14 Haldern Pop Festival - Haldern, Germany
08/09/14 Weinturm Open Air - Windsheim, Germany
08/24/14 Burlington College - Burlington, VT
08/30/14 Transfigurations II: Harvest at 10 - Marshall, NC
09/11/14 Harvest Jazz and Blues Festival - Fredricton, AB
09/14/14 Telluride Brews & Blues Festival - Telluride, CO
09/16/14 Empty Bottle - Chicago, IL
09/27/14 INDEX Festival - Dallas, TX