Jack and Evan of Steel Train will be chatting on AP.net tomorrow at 5pm PST. Don't forget to buy their album so you have something to spin while you gab at them. If you need more convincing (Which you shouldn't) check out Greg's review.
Head on over to Steel Train's myspace to stream Terrible Thrills Volume One, their all female companion record to the new album. It features Scarlett Johansson, Tegan and Sara, Amanda Palmer, and more. Tracklisting can be found in the replies.
Three more artists have been added to Steel Train's Terrible Thrills Volume 1: Greta Salpeter (The Hush Sound/Gold Motel), Nellie McKay, and Rachel Cantu. You can buy the album here. Also the guys are recording a video for their song "Turnpike Ghost" today.
Steel Train are running a contest where if you buy tickets for the upcoming tour before June 22nd, you'll receive an exclusive video of Jack covering Beach House's "Zebra". Send a picture of your ticket confirmation code or forward your confirmation email to firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a link to download the video. Dates for the upcoming tour can also be seen in the replies.
Steel Train will be doing three special holiday shows this year. The first, on December 29th, will be a set of songs from Trampoline and the new album, the second show on December 30th will be an all request night, and the third show will be a bowling party on January 2nd at the new Brooklyn Bowl. Check the replies for more info on the request night and where to get tickets.
Steel Train will begin recording their new record on Monday with producer Steve Mcdonald (The Format, Be Your Own Pet) in LA. They are gonna be in the studio from mid February to mid April and will be blogging about it on their myspace and twitter pages.