Jenny Lewis premieres the new video for her current single, “She’s Not Me,” today on Buzzfeed. Directed by Lewis, the video parodies her child-actor past and also features Fred Armisen, Zosia Mamet, Leo Fitzpatrick,Feist, and Vanessa Bayer. Lewis also directed the video for her previous single “Just One of The Guys,” which starred her friends Anne Hathaway, Brie Larson, Kristen Stewart, and Tennessee Thomas as her band.
Both “She’s Not Me” and “Just One of The Guys” are from Lewis’ critically acclaimed album The Voyager, which gave the L.A.-based singer-songwriter her first Top 10 album and highest chart debut yet. It earned ‘Best of 2014’ accolades from Rolling Stone, TIME, NPR, Spin, Billboard, The Guardian, American Songwriter, Stereogum,Paste, and many more, while “She’s Not Me” and “Just One of the Guys” appeared on Year End Top Songs lists from The New York Times, Slant, Rolling Stone,Entertainment Weekly, Pitchfork, and more.
Jenny continues her tour of North America supporting The Voyager and has added three new shows: August 16th at the Crystal Ballroom in Portland, OR, and August 25thand 26th at the Observatory in Santa Ana, which will wrap up the tour. Tickets go on sale this Friday here. Please see below for all dates.
In other news, Lewis and her longtime collaborator Johnathan Rice have written a song for the new Meryl Streep film Ricki And The Flash, which hits theaters on August 7th. Watch Streep and Rick Springfield perform the song, entitled “Cold One” in the trailer here. Jenny is also appearing in the December Netflix special “A Very Murray Christmas,” starring Bill Murray and many guests which was directed by Sofia Coppola. Watch the trailer here.
You can watch more of Lewis as she gets grilled by Vanessa Bayer’s comic creation, “media trainer” Janessa Slater, on Bayer’s web series Sound Advice here. And finally, Lewis’ second Voyager wine is out now and available at Domaine LA.
Jenny Lewis’ upcoming tour dates are as follows. Shows in bold are newly announced:
05/28 Oakland, CA Fox Theater
05/30 Las Vegas, NV Brooklyn Bowl
06/05 Pittsburgh, PA Three Rivers Arts Festival
06/06 Seaside Heights, NJ Gentlemen of The Road Stopover*
06/20 Waverly, IA Gentlemen of The Road Stopover*
07/10 Des Moines, IA 80/35 Festival
07/11 Minneapolis, MN Basilica Block Party
07/12 Winnipeg, MB Winnipeg Folk Festival
07/19 Melbourne, AUS Forum Theatre**
07/23 Sydney, AUS Enmore Theatre**
07/24 Byron Bay, AUS Splendor in the Grass
07/26 Niigata, JP Fuji Rock Festival
07/28 Honolulu, HI The Republik
08/07 Regina, SK Regina Folk Festival
08/11 Redmond, WA Marymoore Amphitheatre***
08/12 Vancouver, BC Orpheum***
08/14 Bellingham, WA Wild Buffalo
08/15 Walla Wall, WA Gentlemen of The Road Stopover*