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Tom Russell's new recording of original songs, «Folk Hotel,» will be released worldwide August 25. A year-long world tour in support of the album commences in Boston, rolls across the USA with fifty dates, then goes to Ireland and the UK in November and December. Scheduled dates are up on: tomrussell.com The new record features 13 new Tom Russell originals and a bonus track of Bob Dylan's «Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues,» a duet with Joe Ely, featuring Joel Guzman on Tex-Mex accordion. Augie Meyers and Eliza Gilkyson also make guest appearances on the album. The album was recorded at Congress House studio in Austin, Texas. There are songs and stories about: the Chelsea Hotel in New York City, Toms journey from El Paso to Santa Fe, Ian Tyson refusing to «leave his old horses,» a song for Dylan Thomas that melts into a Joycean landscape about a day in the life of Belfast, Ireland, Toms meeting J.F.K., and even a song using only 16th century slang!