NNNN in NOW Magazine, Record Store Day and more Upcoming Dates!

Woke up this morning to find that NOW Magazine in Toronto has given Early Riser NNNN. "Early Riser is Jerry Leger's best album so far." Click on the link to read more. http://www.nowtoronto.com/music/story.cfm?content=197578

If you're in Toronto this Saturday, we'll be playing tunes from the new record at Sunrise Records(Yonge & Dundas) for Record Store Day! We're on at Noon followed by Barenaked Ladies at 1pm. Also, we'll be selling and signing copies of Early Riser! Check out upcoming dates below:

April 19 – Toronto, Record Store Day @ Sunrise Records 12pm
April 24 – Guelph, eBar (band)
April 25 – Ottawa, Zaphod's (band)
April 26 – Peterborough, Red Garnet (band)
May 1 – Toronto, Horseshoe Tavern (band)
May 10 – Montreal, Grumpy's
May 13 – Fredericton, The Capital
May 14 – Halifax, The Carleton
May 15 – Sydney, Governor's
                                                                                                                                                       May 16 – St Andrews, Paddlefest (time TBA)                                                                                                                                     
May 17 – Truro, Split Crow
May 19 – Halifax, The Carleton
May 20 – Sackville, Bridgestreet Cafe
May 22 – Sackville, Jazz Guys
May 23 – St Andrews, Red Herring
May 24 – Moncton, Plan B
May 25 – Mount Stewart, Trailside Inn
June 6 – Barrie, Clarkson (band)
June 7 – Orillia, Brownestone (band)

 

Check out the tour page for more details http://latentrecordings.com/jerryleger/tour/

 

 

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Stream the new album, “Early Riser” on Exclaim! a week before its released!

You can now stream the new album, Early Riser from start to finish on Exclaim!
I won't say too much about it, see if you dig it:

http://exclaim.ca/MusicVideo/ClickHear/jerry_leger-early_riser_album_stream

Early Riser is produced by Michael Timmins of Cowboy Junkies and it's being released through
their label, Latent Recordings/Fontana North.
It features my regular backing band, 'The Situation' consisting of James McKie, Dan Mock and Kyle Sullivan.
The record also has Jeff Heisholt, Aaron Comeau, Darcy Hepner and a trio of background singers in
Carleigh Aikins, Tamara Lindeman, Ivy Mairi adding new textures to the music.
The album design and layout is by musician/artist, Daniel Romano.

Early Riser officially is available Tuesday April 22nd.

-Jerry

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A Good Ol’ Fashioned Pinball Session

We had a grand time playing pinball and playing some music as well. Stream or download 3 tunes we recorded live off the floor, 2 of which are songs off the new album Early Riser (out April 22nd).

The session features regular 'Situation' Kyle Sullivan on drums and Aaron Comeau on bass(heard playing piano on the new record).

Click on the link below:

http://pinballsessions.com/2014/04/07/jerry-leger/

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Tour begins today!

Hey gang,
Dan and I are in the car and ready to play the first show of the tour, tonight in sudbury @ Speakeasy. Muuic starts at 10. Check out the tour page to see if we're hitting your town on this leg.


http://latentrecordings.com/jerryleger/tour/

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Watch the new video for ‘Factory Made’

Hello friends, 

Welcome to the new home at Latent Recordings! The new album, "Early Riser" will be out April 22nd and here's a video

for the lead off track, 'Factory Made' which is getting it's premiere today!

 

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