New Zealand sensation Gin Wigmore is set to make her Stateside debut in March 2010 with her debut album Holy Smoke, to be released on Universal Motown Records , this legendary label being the perfect home for this soulful lady.
Recorded in Los Angeles at the legendary Capitol Studios, Holy Smoke features the instrumentational stylings of The Cardinals (as in Ryan Adams and…). Additionally, The Cardinals — Neal Casal, Jon Graboff and Brad Pemberton — are Gin’s touring band on her current Australian tour.
On working with the famed band, Gin says, “I have wished on the brightest star every night since leaving L.A. that I would be able to work my magic in getting The Cardinals boys to come to my part of the world to play a few killer shows. And it has actually worked! They are coming! I’m that ridiculously excited I can’t even sit still anymore.”
Listen to the first single “Too Late For Lovers”: