The debut album from the 22-year-old New Orleans guitarist Benjamin Booker is now available to stream via NPR. Booker, who has recently taken the stage at the likes of Lollapalooza and Newport Folk Festival, has also served as the opener for Jack White’s critically acclaimed Lazaretto tour. Booker also appeared on Late Show with David Letterman to perform the lead single from the album, “Violent Shiver.”
Produced by Andrija Tokic (Alabama Shakes, Hurray for the Riff Raff) the album is due out August 19 via ATO Records. Pre-orders are currently ongoing.