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Steel Train get covered by Amanda Palmer, Scarlett Johansson, and more

Steel Train is prepping a new self-titled album, and as a companion piece, the band are gathering some of their female friends to remix, reinterpret, and cover these songs for Terrible Thrills Vol. 1, which will be available on the band's website (via the band's own label) on June 29. While we're at it, Steel Train's tour dates are posted after the jump, along with a list of some of the artists covering the act for Thrills.


Artists covering Steel Train for Terrible Thrills Vol. 1:
Scarlett Johansson
Tegan & Sara
Holly Miranda
Deradoorian
Alia Shawkat
Amanda Palmer
Elizabeth and the Catapult
Charlotte Caffey (of The Go Go's) and Astrid McDonald
Anna Waronker
Rachel Antonoff
and more ...

Steel Train tour dates:
June 22 - Mercury Lounge - New York, NY
June 24 - Eagle Theatre - Pontiac, MI
June 25 - Summerfest - Milwaukee, WI
June 26 - The Firebird - St. Louis, MO
June 27 - Lincoln Hall - Chicago, IL
June 29 - Bluebird Theatre - Denver, CO
June 30 - Kilby Court - Salt Lake City, UT
July 2 - Great American Music Hall - San Francisco, CA
July 6 - El Rey - Los Angeles, CA
July 7 - Rhythm Room - Phoenix, AZ
July 9 - Emo's Alternative Lounge - Austin, TX
July 10 - House of Blues - Dallas, TX
July 12 - The Social - Orlando, FL
July 12 - Drunken Unicorn - Atlanta, GA
July 14 - Exit/In - Nashville, TN
July 16 - Grog Shop - Cleveland, OH
July 17 - Water St. Music Hall - Rochester, NY
July 20 - Jammin Java - Vienna, VA
July 21 - First Unitarian Church - Philadelphia, PA
July 22 - Bowery Ballroom - New York, NY
July 23 - Middle East - Cambridge, MA

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