Exclusive Listen: Justin Townes Earle and Dawn Landes' "Do I Ever Cross Your Mind"

justin-townes-earleThis might be the happiest song ever recorded about an ex. Seriously, when we read the title “Do I Ever Cross Your Mind” we assumed this song would be forged of the same sad chords that Brian McKnight’s “Anytime” was. Instead it’s short, sweet, nostalgic and listenable for reasons that have little to do with moping. These two are about to go on tour together, and if this track (and the jazz hands improv at the end) is any indicator, the banter and chemistry should be delightful. If our break-up journal looked more like this song, maybe we could have skipped that whole emo phase in high school. Maybe.

Justin Townes Earle and Dawn Landes “Do I Ever Cross Your Mind”

Justin Townes Earle tour dates:

01.21 Fairfield, CT @ Stage One
01.23 Port Washington, NY @ Landmark On Main Street***
01.26 Indianapolis, IN @ Radio Radio*
01.27 Nashville, TN @ Mercy Lounge*
01.28 Knoxville, TN @ Barley’s Taproom*
01.29 Asheville, NC @ Grey Eagle Tavern*
01.30 Carrboro, NC @ Carrboro Arts Center*
01.31 Decatur, GA @ Eddie’s Attic*
02.01 Mobile, AL @ Callahan’s
02.03 San Antonio, TX @ Sam’s Burger Joint and Music Hall*
02.04 Austin, TX @ Stubb’s BBQ*
02.05 Houston, TX @ McGonigel’s Mucky Duck
02.06 Dallas, TX @ Granada Theater* (also featuring Chris Knight)
02.09 La Jolla, CA @ The Loft at UC San Diego**
02.10 Los Angeles, CA @ Amoeba Hollywood
02.11 Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo**
02.12 Santa Cruz, CA @ The Crepe Place**
02.13 San Francisco, CA @ Great American Music Hall**
02.14 Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge**
02.15 Seattle, WA @ Tractor Tavern**
02.16 Vancouver, B.C. @ Biltmore Cabaret**
02.18 Salt Lake City, UT @ The State Room**
02.19 Denver, CO @ Bluebird Theater**
02.20 Telluride, CO @ Sheridan Opera House**
02.23 Iowa City, IA @ The Mill**
02.25 St. Paul, MN @ Turf Club**
02.26 Madison, WI @ High Noon Saloon**
02.27 Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall**
02.28 Detroit, MI @ Magic Stick**
03.01 Toronto, ON @ Horseshoe Tavern**
03.02 Buffalo, NY @ Mohawk Place**
03.04 Allston, MA @ Great Scott**
03.05 New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom**
03.06 Philadelphia, PA @ Johnny Brenda’s**
03.07 Alexandria, VA @ The Birchmere**

*with Dawn Landes
**with Joe Pug
***with Carrie Rodriguez

POSTED January 19, 2010 2:00PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (8) TAGS:

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  2. Thanks for posting this! I can’t wait for the tour to kick off!

  3. How very cool! A real pleasure to hear this :)

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