k.d. lang to Appear on PBS's "Tavis Smiley"; KCRW Set Available to Watch Online
k.d. lang will appear on the Tavis Smiley show on PBS stations across the United States tonight to discuss Sing it Loud, her latest Nonesuch release with the Siss Boom Bang. "Refusing to be labeled," says the show, "k.d. lang has used her expressive voice to build an impressive music career across genres." Read more and check your local listings to find out when Tavis Smiley airs near you at pbs.org.
lang and the Siss Boom Bang recently performed songs from Sing it Loud before a live audience at Apogee's Berkeley St. Studios in Santa Monica, California. The intimate set, pictured at left, was broadcast on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic yesterday. You can now watch the complete set, along with an interview with host Anne Litt, at kcrw.com.
To pick up a copy of Sing it Loud, head to the Nonesuch Store, where orders include high-quality, 320 kbps MP3s of the album at checkout.
lang and the band are counting down the days to their UK tour, which launches May 30 in Birmingham, by posting an exclusive photo every day till then on on Twitter. For all the latest, follow them here.