Ruthie Foster Offers New Disc, Preps Tour

Ruthie Foster will release her new album, Let It Burn, today, with an appearance at Los Angeles’ Grammy Museum. The event kicks off a tour that continues into late spring with stops in all major cities. The initial dates are co-bills with acclaimed Mississippi singer-songwriter Paul Thorn.

Let It Burn features covers of an eclectic group of songs originally performed by the likes of Adele, The Black Keys, Los Lobos, Johnny Cash, The Band, Pete Seeger, Crosby, Stills & Nash, John Martyn, Robbie Robertson. The album also includes several new Ruthie Foster compositions.