Posted by: hankwillenbrink | October 27, 2008

Ben Sollee (feat. DJ 2nd Nature) “A Few Honest Words” & Tour

Ah, that Ben Sollee.  When he’s not beefing with Kanye or making Terry Gross gooey, he’s out there bringing music to the people like an ice cream truck filled with, uh, music.  Or a cello.  Or something like that.

ANYWAY…

Sollee isn’t just about 4 stringed instruments.  He just put up a video of his tune “A Few Honest Words” remixed by DJ 2nd Nature which instersperses Barack Obama’s words with the music and lyrics of Sollee.  And, we’re glad to bring it to you, free of charge here on ye olde internet:

Sollee’s tour kicks off on Nov. 1 right here in Louisville at the 930 Listening Room.

See the full tour schedule below the break…

A few honest words and some gas station coffee:

November 1, 2008 / 930 Listening Room (w/ Bootsie Anne in support) 930 Mary Street / Louisville, KY

November 5, 2008 / The Basement (w/ Vandaveer and Kim Taylor in support) 1604 8th Ave S #330 / Nashville, TN

November 6, 2008 / The 5 Spot (w/ Kim Taylor in support) 1123 Euclid Ave NE / Atlanta, GA

November 7, 2008 / Nightlight (w/ Kim Taylor in support) 405 1/2 West Rosemary Street / Chapel Hill, NC

November 8, 2008 / Iota (w/ Kim Taylor in support) 2832 Wilson Blvd / Arlington, VA

November 11, 2008 / The Bell House (w/ Jim White and Kim Taylor in support) 149 7th Street / Brooklyn, NY

November 12, 2008 / Mercury Lounge (w/ Kim Taylor in support) 217 E Houston Street / New York, NY

November 13, 2008 / Great Scott (w/ Kim Taylor in support) 1222 Commonwealth Ave / Boston, MA

November 14, 2008 / World Cafe Live (w/ Kim Taylor in support) 3025 Walnut Street / Philadelphia, PA

November 15, 2008 / Club Cafe (w/ Kim Taylor in support) 56 S 12th Street / Pittsburgh, PA

November 17, 2008 / Schuba’s (w/ Kim Taylor in support) 3159 N Southport Ave / Chicago, IL

November 18, 2008 / 400 Bar (w/ Kim Taylor in support) 400 Cedar Ave S / Minneapolis, MN

November 22, 2008 / Balcony Bar at the Hawthorne Theatre (w/ Kim Taylor in support) 3862 SE Hawthorne Blvd / Portland, OR

November 24, 2008 / Cafe Du Nord (w/ Kim Taylor in support) 2174 Market Street / San Francisco, CA

November 25, 2008 / Hotel Cafe (w/ Kim Taylor in support) 1623 1/2 N Cahuenga Blvd / Los Angeles, CA

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