Jennifer O’Connor – “(Take Me On A Ride Around The) Sun”

When Jennifer took the Lincoln Center stage to perform “Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door” for the Bob Dylan Tribute show last week, it was a bit of a coup for the Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter; it’s a fine day when you find yourself sharing vocal duties with Ramblin’ Jack Elliot and Patti Smith! So fine, in fact, that O’Connor has commemorated the performance with an online-only EP, featuring another Dylan cover (“To Ramona”) and three new songs. Sometimes folk, sometimes indie-rock, but we love this tune, like Exile In Guyville Phair with distortion set to Spoon:

Jennifer O’Connor – “(Take Me On A Ride Around The) Sun” (MP3)

The Another Side Of Jennifer O’Connor EP is available exclusively at eMusic, who also have her other release from ’06, Over The Mountain, Across The Valley and Back To The Stars. Grab that one here. She’s having a good year.