Sonic Youth guitarist and freestyle lyricist poet Lee Renaldo will do another solo album, titled Between The Times & The Tides and due out on Matador Records on Mar. 20. Guest appearances include Nels Cline, Alan Licht, John Medeski, bassist Irwin Menkin SY drummer Steve Shelley, Jim O’Rourke and Bob Bert. Check Lee out at Glasslands Gallery in Brooklyn, NY on Dec. 16 and the New York Guitar Festival on January 12 at the Merkin Concert Hall before the Lee Renaldo tour happens next year.
This part of what Matador Records had to say: "The kinetic, crafted results on ‘Between…’ are more in the several thousand territory, but it’s most certainly a record that will amaze even the most ardent followers of Ranaldo’s work ... the album is equal parts smart, confident and loose in a manner that recalls some of our favorite rock’n'roll projects…yet sounds like a fantastic new band that was apparently being assembled right under our noses.
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