After five independent albums released through Ramseur Records, and a steady building wave of success, North Carolina's The Avett Brothers are ready for their major label debut. The band enlisted the help of the legandary producer Rick Rubin for their new disc, titled I and Love and You, which hits stores on Aug. 11. Recorded in Malibu, CA. and their home base of Asheville, North Carolina the band are said to have expanded their already genre defying sound, with the title track being reminiscent of Wilco.
The band has also just announced three months worth of new tour dates, which will take them into mid summer. To check all the dates you can check their myspace page below.
The Avett Brothers on myspace.