Conor Oberst announces new album Salutations – listen to reworked version of A Little Uncanny

Conor Oberst announces new album Salutations – listen to reworked version of A Little Uncanny

Just weeks before his eagerly-awaited visit to Edinburgh, Bright Eyes singer Conor Oberst has announced the release of a new album – five months after his last solo offering. The prolific Nebraskan, whose last record was 2016’s Ruminations, will return with a companion piece titled Salutations. The record will feature guest contributions from a host of artists, including Jim James, Blake Mills, Maria Taylor, M Ward, Gillian Welch, Gus Seyffert, Pearl Charles, Nathaniel Walcott, and Jonathan…

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AAA’s Hottest Record Of The Week – Tachycardia by Conor Oberst

AAA’s Hottest Record Of The Week – Tachycardia by Conor Oberst

Truth told, we could have picked any one of the ten songs on Conor Oberst’s just-dropped new solo album, Ruminations, and made it our hottest record of the week. It was a tough call, but we’ve gone for the album’s opening track, Tachycardia. You can listen to it below. Tachycardia, of course, refers to an abnormally fast heart rate, and Oberst was hospitalised with precisely that last year. A CT scan was followed by a MRI, which led to…

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Conor Oberst announces Edinburgh gig

Conor Oberst announces Edinburgh gig

Conor Oberst has announced details of a short UK tour next year, which will see the Bright Eyes mainman making a rare appearance in Edinburgh when he visits the Queen’s Hall on 3 February. Tickets go on sale on Friday, 2 September at 9:30am. The talented Nebraskan will also play dates in London (1 Feb), Manchester (2 Feb) and Dublin (5 Feb) in support of forthcoming new solo acoustic album, Ruminations, which is set to be released…

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