Nilüfer Yanya has shared a new PJ Harvey cover. Following the release of her recent, excellent new album PAINLESS, Yanya’s released her take on “Rid of Me,” the title track from Harvey’s 1993 album Rid of Me. While it doesn’t feature the ear-splitting volume jump of the original, Yanya nonetheless retains the urgency, tension and power of the original. Check it out below.
Yanya’s also touring through the fall, including dates supporting Roxy Music. Check out her upcoming tour dates below.
PAINLESS is featured on our list of the Best Albums of 2022 So Far.
Nilüfer Yanya tour dates:
10/1 – Perris, CA @ Desert Daze Festival 2022
10/10 – Glasgow, UK @ OVO Arena (supporting Roxy Music)
10/12 – Manchester, UK @ AO Arena (supporting Roxy Music)
10/14 – London, UK @ O2 Arena (supporting Roxy Music)
10/19 – Istanbul, Turkey @ Babylon
10/20 – Ankara, Turkey @ Milyon Performance Hall
10/22 – Prague, Czech Republic @ Rock Café
10/23 – Budapest, Hungary @ Turbina Kuulturális Központ
10/25 – Milan, Italy @ Circolo Magnolia^
10/26 – Bologna, Italy @ Locomotiv Club^
10/28 – Barcelona, Spain @ Razzmatazz 3^
10/29 – Madrid, Spain @ Moby Dick Club^
10/30 – Valencia, Spain @ Loco Club^
11/18 – Benidorm, Spain @ Primavera Weekender