Watch Phosphorescent Perform “New Birth in New England” on Kimmel

The performance comes amid the final leg of the band's tour

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Watch Phosphorescent Perform “New Birth in New England” on Kimmel

Phosphorescent appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Monday for a rendition of “New Birth in New England,” off the band’s latest, C’est La Vie, out now through Dead Oceans.

The lead single off C’est La Vie gets the full-band treatment, with singer Matthew Houck accompanied by a full seven-piece ensemble including slide guitar, dual organs and a chorus of back-up singers. The appearance comes in the midst of the band’s tour, which is wrapping next week, with a few festival appearances announced for 2019—find their complete itinerary further down.

Watch Phosphorescent perform “New Birth in New England” on Kimmel below, plus a performance of “Song for Zula” from the 2013 Newport Folk Festival.

Phosphorescent Tour Dates:

04 – Detroit, Mich. @ St. Andrew’s Hall
05 – Columbus, Ohio @ Newport Music Hall
06 – Toronto, Ont. @ Mod Club Theatre
07 – Northampton, Mass. @ Pearl Street
08 – Boston, Mass. @ Royale
11 – Washington, D.C. @ 9:30 Club
13 – Brooklyn, N.Y. @ Brooklyn Steel
14 – Philadelphia, Pa. @ Theater of the Living Arts

13-14 – North Charleston, S.C. @ High Water

03-05 – Atlanta, Ga. @ Shaky Knees

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