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Nai Palm’s Solo Debut Album ‘Needle Paw’ Out 10/20 on Sony Masterworks!

NaiPalm_Needlepaw_cover BW 2 Lauren Parker-300Hear Nai Palm of Hiatus Kaiyote‘s new song “Crossfire / So Into You” from her upcoming solo debut album “Needle Paw” below on Spotify. Click here to preorder the album on iTunes or Amazon Music and you can instantly download her songs “Crossfire / So Into You” and “Homebody.” “Needle Paw” will be out on October 20th.

For tour tickets and more on Nai Palm visit her website here.


Hiatus Kaiyote is excited to see what videos you come up with using their song, “Laputa.” Enter your email address here and get the audio track for your video. Create something fantastic – be creative! Upload your video to YouTube with the hashtag #hiatuskaiyotecontest in the video title and check back here to see all the videos that have been submitted. The band will check out all the videos they get.

1 Grand Prize winner receives a Sony 64 GB HD Walkman, a signed Choose Your Weapon vinyl album, a signed set list from upcoming US tour, and a posting of the winning video on Hiatus Kaiyote social media, as well as the chance to submit a “first look” pitch for the band’s next official video. 5 Runners Up receive a signed Choose Your Weapon vinyl album, and a posting of the runners up videos on Hiatus Kaiyote social media.


Choose Your Weapon available now on iTunes

The Fader Premieres New Song “Breathing Underwater” on Upcoming “Choose Your Weapon”

“’Breathing Underwater’ is homage to the different examples of love and compassion in the world that are beyond the limitation of romance,” noted frontwoman Nai Palm. “I used arid imagery to depict this—for example, the Jericho rose (African resurrection plant) can survive dormant without water for over a hundred years. If it rains, it can bloom within minutes showcasing the immense power of nurture. It’s also a tribute to my musical hero Stevie Wonder.” Listen here:

Pre-order Choose Your Weapon today on iTunes here to download the “By Fire” EP and “Breathing Underwater” instantly! Pre-order is also available on Amazon (mp3, CD) and Google Play.
Listen to all available new music on Spotify here.

sxsw tour dates

SXSW Music Festival + New Tour Dates Added

Hiatus Kaiyote will debut new songs from their forthcoming album Choose Your Weapon at this year’s SXSW music festival! After SXSW, the tour continues at New York’s Gramercy Theatre and loops through the country including stops at Los Angeles’ The Roxy Theater, The Double Door in Chicago and more. Visit the tour page here for full tour schedule and updates.

Mar 18 Austin, TX – KCRW at The Parish*
Mar 19 Austin, TX – YouTube at Copper Tank Brewing Co.*
Mar 20 Austin, TX – Aussie BBQ at Brush Square Park*
Mar 20 Austin, TX – Sound Sessions at The Tap Room*
Mar 21 Austin, TX – Okayplayer at Bungalow*
May 05 New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre
May 07 Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
May 08 Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts
May 09 Washington, DC – U Street Music Hall
May 11 Chicago, IL – Double Door
May 12 Minneapolis, MN – Fine Line Music Cafe
May 14 Boulder, CO – The Fox Theatre
May 17 Seattle, WA – Neumo’s
May 19 San Francisco, CA – The Independent
May 20 Los Angeles, CA – The Roxy
May 21 Santa Ana, CA – Constellation Room
May 22 San Diego, CA – House Of Blues Voodoo Room
May 23 Las Vegas, NV – Insert Coin(s)
May 26 Austin, TX – The Parish
May 27 Dallas, TX – Trees
May 29 Atlanta, GA – Vinyl
May 31 Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Soundstage
Jun 03 Providence, RI – The Met
*indicates SXSW shows