Two Dixie Chicks Record Court Yard Hounds Album
January 18, 2010 at 8:02 AM (PT)
According to ROLLING STONE, EMILY ROBISON and MARTIE MAGUIRE of the DIXIE CHICKS have recorded an album under the name COURT YARD HOUNDS. The band name is a reference to the novel "City of Thieves."
The album was recorded at MAGUIRE's home studio in AUSTIN, TX and will feature ROBISON on lead vocals. The CD is scheduled for release in MAY and will include an appearance from THE WALLFLOWERS' JAKOB DYLAN.
The sisters are also scheduled to perform as a duo at the SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST music conference in AUSTIN in MARCH.
DIXIE CHICKS' lead singer NATALIE MAINES will not appear on the album but ROBISON and MAGUIRE told ROLLING STONE that the CHICKS are still a group.