Dr. John & The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach Team Up For “Revolution” [First Listen]

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[pullquote quote="Watching him come up with parts was just so awesome! That Farfisa solo on 'Revolution' - that's a first-take solo." credit="Dan Aurebach"]Oh baby! New Orleans & Nashville — it’s a match made in XRT heaven. This first taste from the Rock & Roll Hall Of Famer‘s forthcoming album features the Keys’ Dan Auerbach behind the knobs.

Auerbach, who just thumped out the year-end rocker, ‘El Camino‘, blends his grit with a classic Dr. John groove for ‘Locked Down’. Recorded at The Black Keys‘ own Easy Eye Sound studio in Tennessee, the disc is supported by a band of young musicians hand-picked by Auerbach.

The album is due April 3, but feast your ears on Dr. John‘s revolution right here!

john launch Dr. John & The Black Keys Dan Auerbach Team Up For Revolution [First Listen]

[photogallerylink id=109747 align=left]‘Locked Down’ is now available for pre-order via Nonesuch Records’ website. The vinyl album, due out on Record Store Day, April 21, also includes the complete album on CD.

Rolling Stone has released a stream of a song off the disc — give it a spin right here.


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