Robert Plant announced Tuesday a North American tour next year and released a new single from his upcoming album.
The tour will begin February 9 in Raleigh, North Carolina with tour dates in New York, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles and other cities.
Plant will be joined by the Sensational Space Shifters, his backing band.
The former Led Zeppelin frontman also released a track, “Bluebirds Over the Mountain”, a cover of Ersel Hickey’s 1957 original, from Carry Fire his album set to release on October 13. The song was also covered by The Beach Boys in 1968.
The performer had recently released “Bones of Saints” and “The May Queen” also from his upcoming album and more reminiscent of Plants previous offerings than “Bluebirds Over the Mountain.”