Yo La Tengo returns with an EP comprised of the new original track “Bleed-ing” and five covers written by Bob Dylan, Carole King and Gerry Goffin, The Delmore Brothers, and more. The new album includes original cover artwork by renowned Japanese artist Yoshitomo Nara along with an etched illustration by YLT’s own James McNew on the disc’s b-side.
The Matador release follows the debut of Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s Yoshitomo Nara solo exhibition and correspond-ing catalog, which includes the six new Yo La Tengo tracks along with a B-side of other musicians curated by the artist.
01. BLUES STAY AWAY FROM ME
02. WASN’T BORN TO FOLLOW
03. ROLL ON BABE
04. IT TAKES A LOT TO LAUGH, IT TAKES A TRAIN TO CRY
06. SMILE A LITTLE SMILE FOR ME