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Bon Iver offers single 'Calgary' for free ahead of new album release

May 16, 2011 |  3:49 pm

JUSTIN_V Bon Iver is giving fans a taste of its long-awaited self-titled sophomore disc.

"Calgary," the first song to be taken from the soulful indie rock band's follow-up to 2007's "For Emma, Forever Ago," is available for free download or stream on Bon Iver's website.

The disc is slated for release on June 21 via Jagjaguwar. It's currently available for pre-order.

Frontman Justin Vernon has gained some attention for his work with Kanye West, which included backing him at Coachella. Vernon is tapped to appear on "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" on May 23.

-- Gerrick D. Kennedy
Twitter.com/gerrickkennedy

Photo: Justin Vernon in 2009. Credit: Drew Kaiser

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