The Black Keys, 'Let's Rock' album preview special

The Black Keys - Let's Rock album preview special
The Black Keys, 'Let's Rock' album preview hosted by Jim McGuinn (Warner Records, Q Prime & MX2 Media)
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The Black Keys new album, Let's Rock, is a return to the straightforward rock dished out in the early days of the band. Set for release on June 28, 2019, Let's Rock was written, tracked live, and self-produced at Easy Eye Sound studio in Nashville.

This one-hour radio special features The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney with host Jim McGuinn discussing the making of Let's Rock, the time between albums, the band's early days, the Keys' upcoming 31-city North American tour (set to begin September 23), and more, along with plenty of tracks from Let's Rock.

This program is presented by Warner Records, Q Prime and MX2 Media.

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Featured Tracks


"Lo/Hi"
"Eagle Birds"
"Go"
"Walk Across The Water"
"Shine A Little Light"
"Tell Me Lies"
"Breaking Down"
"Under The Gun"
All songs from the Black Keys' 2019 album, Let's Rock, available on Nonesuch Records.

External Link

The Black Keys - official site

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  • Jim McGuinn visits the Black Keys in Nashville
    The Current's Jim McGuinn (center) with Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney of the Black Keys at Auerbach's Easy Eye Sound Studio in Nashville. (courtesy Jim McGuinn)
  • Jim McGuinn visits the Black Keys in Nashville
    The Current's Jim McGuinn (center) with Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney of the Black Keys at Auerbach's Easy Eye Sound Studio in Nashville. (courtesy Jim McGuinn)
  • The Black Keys,
    The Black Keys, "Let's Rock" (Courtesy of Nonesuch)
  • The Black Keys.
    The Black Keys. (Alysse Gafkjen/Courtesy of the artist)