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Lane has Dement covered

Thursday, October 5, 2023 – Nikke Lane is out with her cover of Iris Dements' "When My Morning Comes Around."

The song originally appeared on an episode of NPR's This American Life about Roe v. Wade.

Lane and New West Records will donate all royalties from the song to NOISE FOR NOW, a non-profit organization partnering with musicians to raise money and awareness for abortion clinics and funds throughout the country.

"Nikki Lane has been unwavering in her support for abortion justice,e and NOISE FOR NOW is grateful for her work and generosity," said the organization's Executive Director Amelia Bauer.

"As a longtime fan of Iris Dement, I am honored to cover 'When My Morning Comes Around,'" Lane saiud. "In this current time of crisis, I hope it brings you hope, and I hope you may consider making a donation to support the right to abortion access."

Lane is currently on a run of U.S. tour dates with Chris Stapleton, Margo Price and Charley Crockett, following the second leg of her Denim & Diamonds Tour and recently wrapped dates with Lana Del Rey.

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