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Robert Plant Announces North American Tour, Releases “Bluebirds Over the Mountain” With Chrissie Hynde

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - MARCH 28: Robert Plant performs during 2015 Lollapalooza Brazil at Autodromo de Interlagos on March 28, 2015 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Mauricio Santana/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Robert Plant

Robert Plant is gearing up to release a new solo album, Carry Fireon October 13. Today, the former Led Zeppelin singer has announced a North American tour supporting the album. It starts up in North Carolina next February. You can register to be part of Plant’s exclusive presale for tickets here.

Plant has also shared a new track from the new record, a cover of the 1950s rock’n’roll song “Bluebirds Over the Mountain,” which was first recorded by Ersel Hickey and later by the Beach Boys and Ritchie Valens. Plant’s cover features Chrissie Hynde, and is available now exclusively for those who preorder Carry Fire. Previously, Plant has shared “The May Queen” and “Bones of Saints” from the album.

Listen to a sample of “Bluebirds Over the Mountain” below (with a pre-order link for the album), and check out the tour dates below.

February 9 – Raleigh, NC @ Raleigh Memorial Auditorium
February 11 – Charlotte, NC @ Ovens Auditorium
February 12 – Norfolk, VA @ Chrysler Hall
February 14 – New York, NY @ Beacon Theatre
February 16 – Boston, MA @ Orpheum Theatre
February 17 – Toronto, ON @ Massey Hall
February 20 – Chicago, IL @ Riviera Theatre
February 22 – Minneapolis, MN @ Orpheum Theatre
February 24 – Denver, CO @ Temple Hoyne Buell Theatre
February 26 – Phoenix, AZ @ Symphony Hall
February 28 – Oakland, CA @ Fox Theater
March 2 – Los Angeles, CA @ Orpheum Theatre