Andrew Bird Announces Handsome Family Covers Album, Shares "Tin Foiled"

Also, tour dates!

The multi-instrumentalist/singer/songwriter Andrew Bird has announced a new album, well, sort of...

Things Are Really Great Here, Sort Of... is a collection of Handsome Family covers - Bird toured with the husband-wife duo last year - and will be released on June 3rd. He has also shared the first glimpse of the covers album with "Tin Foiled," a reimagining of the band's "Tin Foil" which you can stream below. The album will also feature his version of "Far From Any Road" which you'll most likely recognize as the theme song for HBO's True Detective. If not, like, dude, get on that shit. To top it all off, Bird has revealed a bunch of tour dates that begins this June, and a trailer for the album. Check it all out below:

Andrew Bird 2014 Tour Dates:

06-06 Brooklyn, NY - BAM Harvey Theater (Studio 360 Radio Love Fest)
06-07 Brooklyn, NY - Rough Trade
06-08 Washington, DC - Lincoln Theatre
06-09 Washington, DC - Lincoln Theatre
06-10 Carrboro, NC - Cat's Cradle
06-12 Asheville, NC - Orange Peel
06-13 Manchester, TN - Bonnaroo
06-15 Tulsa, OK - Cain's Ballroom
06-16 Austin, TX - The Paramount Theater
06-20 Boulder, CO - Chautauqua
06-21 Telluride, CO - Telluride
07-02 Ann Arbor, MI - Power Center
07-04 Toronto, Ontario - Toronto Urban Roots Fest
07-05 Ottawa, Ontario - Ottawa Bluesfest
07-06 Montreal, Quebec - Jazz Fest
07-08 New York, NY - Central Park Summerstage
07-10 Hanover, NH - Spaulding Auditorium at the Hopkins Center
07-11 Bridgeport, CT - The Klein
07-12 Lowell, MA - Lowell Summer Music Series
07-18 Vancouver, British Columbia - Vancouver Folk Fest
07-24 Calgary, Alberta - Calgary Folk Fest
07-26 Edmonton, Alberta - Interstellar Rodeo
08-01 Big Sur, CA - Henry Miller Library
08-02 Saratoga, CA - Mountain Winery
08-03 San Francisco, CA - Sigmund Stern Grove
09-19 San Diego, CA - Humphrey's
09-21 Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood Bowl