"The result, a 10-song collection of crisp pop-rock, fierce cowpunk, and bleeding heart new wave, is the singer-songwriter’s greatest album to date."
"Lydia Loveless has never been catchier, funnier, smarter, or more of an emotional powerhouse than on this album of hearty roots-rock songs that helped her decide to keep living."
Lydia Loveless is this week's guest on the excellent Walking the Floor podcast hosted by our friend Chris Shiflett (of Foo Fighters and Chris Shiflett and The Dead Peasants). They get along swimmingly and talk about her new record Real. Listen to it via Rolling Stone.
And Lydia talks about her affinity for the Cubs....Read more
Watch Lydia Loveless navigate romance with a clown in the new music video for "European" via Rolling Stone! The video just premiered alongside a terrific profile on Lydia and her new album Real, which is out now.
Today Lydia announced dates for a U.S. winter tour:
Nov 15 - Club Cafe - Pittsburgh, PA
Nov 16 - Bowery Ballroom...Read more
You can now listen to Lydia Loveless's WXPN Free at Noon session, recorded last week at World Cafe Live. Lydia and her band tear through eight songs from new album Real in front of a lively audience in the City of Brotherly Love. Listen once, listen twice, listen all you damn want!
Lydia Loveless and John Paul White (of The Civil Wars) hopped on the phone together for a The Bluegrass Situation piece that resulted in some fascinating conversation about how songwriting changes over with age, coming up in small town music scenes, and what current music excites them. (Lydia is listening to Mitski, in case you were wondering.)