February 3rd, 2012
The Carolina Chocolate Drops have a new album due on 28 February called Leaving Eden. They’ll be touring in support of it and will be here in Madison at the Capitol Theatre on 4 May. Tickets go on sale 10 February and are $19.75 adv, $25 DOS. The band are back to being a trio consisting of Don Flemons, Rhiannon Giddens, and Hubby Jenkins.
They’ve posted a little promo blurb on YouTube showing the band recording “Riro’s House” for the new album. The song was played back in October when CCD performed in Stoughton.