k.d. lang & the Siss Boom Bang to Perform on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"
k.d. lang and the Siss Boom Bang will perform as the musical guests on Jimmy Kimmel Live! from Los Angeles tonight. Tune in tonight on ABC starting at midnight ET to see lang and the band perform a song off their recent Nonesuch release, Sing it Loud. Also on tonight's program are Rene Russo (Thor) and author Kristin Gore.
Tonight's performance comes one night after lang and the Siss Boom Bang closed out the Stagecoach festival at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, performing the last slot on the Palomino Stage. Also performing at Stagecoach over the weekend were label mates Punch Brothers and Wanda Jackson.
lang and the band launch their summer tour at the end of this month, starting in the UK, then return home for a North American tour in June. For more information, visit nonesuch.com/on-tour.
To pick up a copy of Sing it Loud, head to the Nonesuch Store now, where orders include high-quality, 320 kbps MP3s of the complete album at checkout.
Country Standard Time says the new album "offers a perfect balance of lang's early raucous, one-take spontaneity and the carefully crafted pop balladry that she's polished to a brilliant finish over the past two decades."
The Ottawa Citizen gives the album four stars, saying: "The praise being showered on k.d. lang's new album? Fully deserved. Rarely has lang sounded more engaged and been more engaging than on this collection of pop and country-inflected tunes about everything from love to the afterlife."