beginning today you can pre-order my brand new record – Thorn In My Heart. you can choose from a few different bundles with t-shirt, poster and extra free stuff. all pre-order copies of the record will include a digital download of a second album as well. true story! we are calling that one the “work tapes”. this is a full length recording of all the songs on Thorn In My Heart in their original songwriter demo form so you can get an idea of how the songs started out before they were recorded in the studio.
the official release date is april 15th in the u.k. and april 16th in the u.s.
You can have a listen to the title track, “Thorn In My Heart” by clicking onto this soundcloud link:
i wrote this song with neilson hubbard. it was the first song written for the new record. that’s carl broemel singing harmony and playing pedal steel on this track. hope you like it!
i am so proud of this record. once again, neilson hubbard was the producer and we have all kinds of guest star pals appearing – jason isbell, pat sansone of wilco, carl broemel of my morning jacket, will kimbrough and trisha yearwood!
You can pre-order the album here: