Hanni El Khatib performs with Dan Auerbach, preps new album
Los Angeles garage rock singer-songwriter Hanni El Khatib has been working with Dan Auerbach on his upcoming LP Head In The Dirt, producing blues-heavy singles like 'Penny' and 'Family,' the former of which is available below.
Recently, El Khatib performed a session for Yours Truly of 'Nobody Move,' one of the album's previously unheard tracks alongside the Black Keys frontman, who also produced the new album. In the shoot, El Khatib also talks about his inspirational transition to Nashville to record Head In The Dirt and how Auerbach's studio really allowed him to explore and be comfortable.
Watch the track below and grab El Khatib's new album April 30th via Innovative Leisure.
Bonus: For those attending Coachella this year, El Khatib's will be playing at 1:20 p.m. in the Gobi tent on Sunday.
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