Ani joined Ryan Harvey and Tom Morello to produce catchy as all hell cover of the 'lost' Woody Guthrie track, "Old Man Trump." "Old Man Trump" was recently rediscovered by Will Kaufman, a professor at UK's University of Lancashire, on a visit to the Woody Guthrie Archives in Tulsa, OK. The song had sat, unrecorded, in his notebook for the next 66 years. Now, as the new old man Trump...
Head back to 2012 and relive this performance at the Keswick Theatre in Glenside, PA, which marked Ani’s 10th show at that venue. In between songs, you’ll hear Ani discuss everything from the 2012 presidential election when our biggest worry was Mitt Romney (oh the good ol’ days) to the books she’s reading and her daughter’s views on gender. This bootleg features Todd Sickafoose on bass and Terence Higgins on...
Time to start getting your summer reading list together! Ani's recommended reading for June is now posted. Check out her handwritten reviews about her latest picks under 'new finds' and 'classics' here: http://anidifranco.com/pages/anis-recommended-reading
Ani took some time out to turn a non-working banjo into a work of art for Innocence Project New Orleans 15th Anniversary Gala in New Orleans on Friday, June 3. Even if you aren’t close enough to attend the Gala in person you can still bid on Ani’s snazzy banjo, and many other unique items thanks to the magic of the internet here: https://www.501auctions.com/ipno/item/213500 Founded in 2001, Innocence Project New...
May is already here! With a new month comes a new selection of Ani’s favorite books. Check out the titles, along with her handwritten recommendations, on our website at http://anidifranco.com/pages/anis-recommended-reading.
"a most brilliant and exotic bird has flown into the sky. enjoy the view my friend." - from Ani
The Q on CBC Radio spoke with Ani about her experiences with Prince – listen to the interview here: http://tinyurl.com/ze55cmh
A new month means new additions to Ani’s Recommended Reading list! Check out her hand-written notes with her thoughts on this month’s classic read and new find here: http://anidifranco.com/pages/anis-recommended-reading
The Recommended Reading list continues to grow with new picks straight from Ani! To read what she has to say about the two titles, one of Ani’s new finds and one of her classics, just click here: http://anidifranco.com/pages/anis-recommended-reading
We are excited to share the first books on Ani’s Recommended Reading list, featuring literary picks straight from Ani herself. Check it out: http://www.righteousbabe.com/pages/anis-recommended-reading#
Due to the impending storm, for the safety of all involved the Saturday, 1/23 performance scheduled for Lincoln Theatre in Raleigh, NC has been postponed until Sunday, 1/24 at 8pm. All tickets for the Saturday performance will be honored. Thank you for your understanding.
Below you will find our digital catalog with all of our latest merch offerings. Feel free to click through it and see what we have been up to. If you are unable to open it you can also just visit the Righteous Babe Store. Also in celebration of 25 years as a label we are offering 10% off when you use the code: 1990 We are most excited about releasing...
When Ani and her band pull up to the Infinity Hall in Hartford, CT on Wednesday, November 18, it will be 'lights, camera, action' as the performance will be taped for the Nationally syndicated TV Series Infinity Hall Live! The Emmy-award winning series provides an all-access pass to engaging performances and backstage conversations, airing on public television since 2011. Ani's episode will premier in the summer of 2016 on CPTV...
Ani and the band are taking the show to New Orleans on October 17 at the House of Blues, with special guest Hurray for the Riff Raff, and a special appearance from The Roots of Music. But wait...$52 for general admission? You use that cash to get a round of Sazeracs for you and six of your friends with money left over to tip your bartender... Sure, it's a little...
We are proud to share this new version of “Take Down Your Flag” – a song by Peter Mulvey and many others, performed by Ani DiFranco with Ivan Neville and Terence Higgins. Peter Mulvey wrote “Take Down Your Flag” two days following the Charleston, SC shooting on June 17. He performed it the same night at the Calvin Theater in Northampton opening a show for Ani. Peter put out an...
This Sunday, March 29th, catch Ani on the Strombo Show on CBC Radio 2. George Stroumboulopoulos will have an intimate interview as well as an acoustic performance from 8-11 PM Eastern. She’ll strum a few songs off her latest album Allergic To Water, share her thoughts toward Ferguson, her place in the folk community, accepting her maternal role and she’ll debut a previously unreleased song – “The Pacifist’s Lament.” Here’s...
Recently Ani stopped by the SiriusXM studios to record an interview with “The Village Folk Show”. You can catch it this Sunday, Feb 1 on The Bridge, SiriusXM 32 and on the SiriusXM App at around 9 AM ET. This show will rebroadcast on SiriusXM The Village ch 741 online in the USA and on satellite in Canada all week (Feb 2 Monday 9 PM ET, Feb 3 Tuesday 3...
The annual Righteous Babe Catalog Oh! Stuff is available to browse on-line – with lots of new items and some things you might have missed, we think you’ll like what you See See See See - check it out: One of the highlights: Ani has a new bootleg coming out December 15th- Harrisburg January 23, 2008! Featuring the first time for “A Spade” and the poem “Reprieve” in the...
The renowned design blog Design*Sponge interviewed Ani and designer Brian Grunert from White Bicycle to learn more about the music and the packaging for Allergic to Water and more - check it out!
http://www.designsponge.com/2014/11/maker-interview-ani-difranco-brian-grunert.html Enjoy! RBR
Allergic to Water, Ani DiFranco’s new studio album is now available! Pick it up at your favorite indie record store on your way to the polls (VOTE DAMMIT!) – for our vinyl loving fans please note the record release date isn’t for a few more weeks…but preorders are going on now at www.righteousbabe.com
The cat’s out of the bag! After months of rumors we are excited to officially announce that Ani DiFranco’s got a new studio album coming this fall! Two years in the making, Allergic to Water features 12 intimate new tracks featuring her touring band and a handful of talented musical guests. The USA Today broke the news today along with a lyric video for "Woe Be Gone". Stay tuned for...