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Jemina Pearl (Ex-Be Your Own Pet ) Collaborates With Iggy Pop On Solo Album

Thurston Moore, David Sitek Also Guest

Jul 25, 2009
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The Be Your Own Pet days are sadly long gone but you won't see the "puke-till-you-punk" singer/guitarist Jemina Pearl crying. She's too busy prepping her debut solo LP for a October 6th release on Universal/Ecstatic Peace. The 13-track album is aptly titled Break It Up and features first single "I Hate People," which is a duet with Pearl's punk godfather, Iggy Pop. You can hear "I Hate People" right here.

Break It Up was produced by John Agnello (The Hold Steady, Sonic Youth) and features fellow ex-BYOP member John Eatherly. Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore and TV on the Radio's David Sitek also guest on the debut. Pearl is taking her hate for people on the road this fall with indie pop vets Islands. Tracklist and tour dates below:

Break It Up:

01 Heartbeats
02 After Hours
03 Ecstatic Appeal
04 Band on the Run
05 I Hate People [ft. Iggy Pop]
06 Looking For Trouble
07 Retrograde
08 Nashville Shores
09 No Good
10 D Is for Danger
11 Selfish Heart
12 Undesireable
13 So Sick

Jemina Pearl Tour:

10-15 Chicago, IL - Subterranean !
10-18 Missoula, MT - Badlander !
10-19 Seattle, WA - Chop Suey !
10-20 Vancouver, British Columbia - Rickshaw Theatre !
10-21 Portland, OR - Hawthorne Theatre !
10-22 Davis, CA - UC Davis Oddfellows Lodge !
10-23 San Francisco, CA - Bottom of the Hill !
10-24 West Hollywood, CA - The Troubadour !
10-25 Phoenix, AZ - Rhythm Room !
10-27 Austin, TX - Mohawk !
10-28 Denton, TX - Rubber Gloves !
10-29 Memphis, TN - Hi Tone Cafe !
10-30 Birmingham, AL - Bottletree Cafe !
10-31 Atlanta, GA - Lenny's Bar !
11-01 Durham, NC - Duke Coffee House !
11-02 Baltimore, MD - G-Spot !
11-03 Philadelphia, PA - First Unitarian Church !
11-04 Cambridge, MA - Middle East !
11-05 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom !

! with Islands



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