This year, former Girls frontman Christopher Owens launched his solo career with the release of his debut solo album Lysandre. Now, he will treat fans of the LP by sharing an acoustic version of the record for free via his website. In support of this release, Owens has also announced a solo acoustic tour slated to kick off this summer. And if this news has you hoping he’ll play some of his Girls material, you may be in luck as Pitchfork points out Owens plans to perform “songs spanning his entire career.” Listen to the stripped down version of his single “Part of Me (Lysandre’s Epilogue),” and take a look at the full tour schedule below.


05-24 Barcelona, Spain – Primavera ^
06-07 Salt Lake City, UT – The State Room *
06-08 Denver, CO – Bluebird Theatre *
06-11 Minneapolis, MN – Icehouse *
06-12 Chicago, IL – Hideout *
06-15 New York, NY – The Slipper Room *
06-16 New York, NY – The Slipper Room *
06-19 Atlanta, GA – The Earl *
06-20 Nashville, TN – High Watt *
06-21 Oxford, MS – Lamar Lounge *
06-23 Austin, TX – Cactus Cafe *
^ with full band
* solo, acoustic

Acoustic versions of songs that are better than the original