Aug 26, 2014

NY Times Full Album Stream


SNEAK ATTACK: The New York Times is streaming my entire new album right here right now, a whole week before it comes out:

So excited to finally be able to share this with you, and honored to have the NY Times partner with us on it. If you dig it, share the link, pre-order the record, or come out to celebrate with us at the record release show Sept 2 at the Mercury Lounge in NYC. Better yet, do all three of those things!

Digital Pre-Order:
Physical Pre-Order (Limited run signed CD or LP):
Mercury Lounge Tickets:


Aug 20, 2014

Paste Premieres "If It Don't Work Out"


The good folks over at Paste Magazine are premiering a brand new song from my upcoming album, ‘The Shipwreck From The Shore,’ out 9/2 on New West Records. Check out their exclusive stream of “If It Don’t Work Out”:

Digital Pre-Order (w/ Instant Download):

Physical Pre-Order (Signed CD or LP):


Aug 16, 2014

NPR Premieres "Good and Ready" Video


Totally honored and thrilled to have NPR premiere the video for “Good and Ready,” directed by The Kuperman Brothers, today! Shark attacks, electric chairs, child ninjas, what else could you ask for? Watch here and share:


Aug 15, 2014

Signed CD/Vinyl LP Pre-Order [US]


The physical pre-order is officially live in the USA today with a limited set of signed CDs and vinyl LPs! Be the first on your block to see this gorgeous album art marred by my 3rd-grader penmanship. All early purchases will be shipped to arrive by release day:

Digital pre-orders are available via iTunes with an instant-download of “Was A Time”:


Aug 11, 2014

John Gallagher Jr Joins 9/2 NYC Album Release Show

Super excited to announce that our pal John Gallagher Jr.—star of Aaron Sorkin’s The Newsroom on HBO, TONY-winner for ‘Spring Awakening,’ and all-around badass songwriter—is joining the bill for the album release show 9/2 at The Mercury Lounge in NYC. Get your tickets early for this one (only $10 in advance):

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Aug 8, 2014

KUTX Song of the Day

Wonderful Austin NPR station KUTX is featuring “Good and Ready” as their Song of the Day today with a free download! Check it out here (, and pre-order the full album here (


Aug 5, 2014

Pre-Order 'The Shipwreck From The Shore' Today!

I’m so very thrilled to say that the digital pre-order for the ‘The Shipwreck From The Shore’ (out Sept 2 on New West Records) is officially live today! Head on over to iTunes or Amazon to order the album and get an instant download of “Was A Time.”

I recorded this album with a dream group of folks from Bon Iver/Megafaun/Josh Ritter’s band, and I’ve never been prouder of anything. Check out and share the pre-order and be the first to hear the whole thing when it comes out on release day. Thanks, as always, from the bottom of my heart for your support!


Jul 28, 2014

NY Mag Approval Matix


Thanks to New York Magazine for featuring my “jauntily fatalistic” “Good and Ready” in this week issue, on stands today! It made the “Brilliant” side of The Approval Matrix with Stephen Colbert, Beyonce, and the Bolshoi. Listen here:


Jul 26, 2014

NYC Record Release Show 9/2 @ Mercury Lounge

Big Announcementâ„¢: We’ll be celebrating the release of ‘The Shipwreck From The Shore’ on 9/2 with our biggest NYC headlining show to date at The Mercury Lounge! Full band, special guests, entire album front-to-back. It’s going to be way too much fun. Tickets just went on sale now—get in on it and help spread the word:

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Jul 19, 2014

"Was A Time" in USA Today

Big thanks to USA Today for the kind words about “Was A Time.” “The singer-songwriter strikes every right note here, incorporating classic folk, pop and and even a little punk rebellion.” Listen here, and come hear it live tonight at Rockwood Music Hall at 9pm: