First Aid Kit will be bringing their dulcet tones to Australia in 2012, with a host of dates up and down the country.First single, "The Lion's Roar", has just been bumped up in rotation on Triple J.Limited edition album to be stickered. Six live tracks available for download for a limited period. Inlay giving access to the tracks to be included. Only available to CD buyers.The Swedish sisters have gone from faraway teenage fans covering Fleet Foxes for fun, to recording a Blue Series 7-Inch of Buffy Sainte-Marie's "Universal Soldier" with Jack White in his Nashville-based Third Man Studios. Recorded in Spring 2011 in Omaha, Nebraska by Mike Mogis (Bright Eyes, Jenny Lewis, Monsters of Folk), this album is a rich and stirring affair, from the dynamic title track onwards.The Lion's Roar is a full band record. The girls' father, Benkt, takes the bass and Mattias Bergqvist, drums, while Mogis and Nate Walcott of Bright Eyes, and a cast of Omaha-based musicians round out the sound. Album closer, King of the World' features The Felice Brothers, who were just passing through town during the session, as well as Conor Oberst (Bright Eyes), who sings the last verse.Praise for their debut The Big Black and the Blue:"A masterpiece" 5/5 Sunday Telegraph"a sparkling jewel that belies the tender year of its creators" 4.5/5 The Sun8/10 NME4/5 Uncut"Sublime" 4/5 The Fly"An impressive first effort" 4/5 QFor fans of: Bright Eyes, Laura Marling, Mumford & Sons, Fleet Foxes etc.