Great news: She & HIm have finished recording their new album, Volume 2, and it will be released in 2010. Hurrah! The first one, Volume1, was such a breath of fresh air that it has barely left my stereo.
She is Zooey Deschenel, Mrs Ben Gibbard, the indie actress with a 60s fashion sense and Him is M.Ward a regular in this blog with his various projects.
They met on film shoot and she showed him her texts, he liked them and decided to help her make a record.Easy as...
The result is kooky, sweet and damn good! On top of her orginal songs they have covered some old classics like this Smokey Robinson "You Really Got A Hold On Me" they sing this song live here:
This time around they will be touring the new album and hopefully come to Europe!
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