Neko Case announces new album, Hell-On, featuring incredible cover art

The New Pornographers member readies her first solo album in five years

Neko Case
Neko Case

    When Neko Case hits the road with Ray Lamontagne this summer, she’ll have some new tunes to play. Today, the veteran singer-songwriter announced her latest solo album, Hell-On, due for release on June 1st through ANTI- Records.

    Hell-On marks Case’s first solo album in five years following 2013’s The Worse Things Get, the Harder I Fight, the Harder I Fight, the More I Love YouMost recently, she teamed with k.d. lang and Laura Veirs on the 2016  collaborative LP, case/lang/veirs, and appeared on The New Pornographers’ 2017 album, Whiteout Conditions.

    Besides its release date, Case also revealed  the album’s 12-song tracklist and strange, smoking cover art. You can find those beneath a teaser video that features a snippet of the title track. A longer preview of “Hell-On” can be heard via iTunes.


    Update – March 6th: You can hear “Hell-On” in full here and find more details about the album, including its many guest contributors.

    Hell-On Artwork:

    Neko Case -- Hell-On

    Hell-On Tracklist:
    01. Hell-On
    02. Last Lion of Albion
    03. Halls of Sarah
    04. Bad Luck
    05. Curse of the I-5 Corridor
    06. Gumball Blue
    07. Dirty Diamond
    08. Oracle of the Maritimes
    09. Winnie
    10. Sleep All Summer
    11. My Uncle’s Navy
    12. Pitch or Honey

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