Final week, David Berman resurfaced to introduce the world to Purple Mountains, his first undertaking since Silver Jews disbanded greater than a decade in the past. Now, he’s formally introduced his debut album beneath the moniker and mapped out a corresponding tour. The self-titled file is due out for launch July 12th by means of longtime label Drag Metropolis.
Purple Mountains collects 10 new songs, with titles equivalent to “That’s Simply the Manner That I Really feel”, “Darkness and Chilly”, “Margaritas on the Mall”, and “Storyline Fever”. Per a press release, the hassle was produced by Jarvis Taveniere and Jeremy Earle of the band Woods.
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As a preview of the anticipated LP, Berman has shared “All My Happiness is Gone”. The monitor was initially issued as a 12-inch final week, although solely out there at file shops. Tune credit famous that Berman was assisted within the studio by each Taveniere and Earle and Anna St. Louis.
Take a hear beneath by way of a video helmed by Brent Stewart and Matt Boyd.
Pre-order Purple Mountains right here. As for Berman’s Purple Mountains tour, the North American summer time trek marks his first in additional than 10 years, and can see him performing new music in addition to materials from Silver Jews’ catalog.
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