Plus Bright Eyes’ boy genius unveils tracks for new album
Conor Oberst & The Mystic Valley Band have added four new dates to their forthcoming tour of UK and Ireland, including shows in Portsmouth, London, Manchester and Belfast.
The Bright Eyes frontman has also just finished work on his new solo album, named simply Conor Oberst, due for release on August 4 on Wichita Records.
The new album, recorded in México during the January and February this year, is Oberst’s first solo outing for thirteen years.
Two songs from the new record, “Souled Out!!!” and “Danny Callahan”, are available to hear on www.conoroberst.com
Lenders In The Temple
I Don’t Want To Die (In The Hospital)
Eagle On A Pole
NYC – Gone, Gone
Valle Místico (Ruben’s Song)
Leeds Carling Festival (August 22)
Reading Carling Festival (24)
Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms (26)
London Electric Ballroom (27)
Manchester Academy 2 (28)
Argyll Connect Festival (29)
Belfast Spring & Airbrake (30)
County Laois Ireland, Electric Picnic (31)
Dorset End of The Road Festival (12)