Colter Wall's THINKIN ON A WOMAN Premieres Today

Colter Wall's THINKIN ON A WOMAN Premieres Today

Colter Wall's new song "Thinkin' On A Woman" is premiering today. Listen/share HERE. The song comes from Wall's highly anticipated new album, Songs of the Plains, which will be released October 12 on Young Mary's Record Co. via Thirty Tigers and is now available for pre-order.

Recorded at Nashville's RCA Studio A with Grammy Award-winning producer Dave Cobb, the album features eleven songs including seven original songs written by Wall, versions of Billy Don Burns' "Wild Dogs" and Wilf Carter's "Calgary Round-Up" as well as two cowboy traditionals. Each digital pre-order comes with an immediate download of four album tracks: "Thinkin' On A Woman," "Saskatchewan in 1881," "Calgary Round-Up" and "Plain to See Plainsman," which was released earlier this summer. Of the song, Rolling Stonedeclares, "...Colter Wall delivers this classic-minded cowboy song in a leathery, lived-in baritone. There's some soft percussion and honking harmonica tossed into the mix, too, but Wall's voice is the biggest attraction here, sounding less like the croon of a Canadian-born Millennial and more like Roger Miller after a long night of drinking." Additionally, of album track "Saskatchewan in 1881," Brooklyn Vegan praises, "...more evidence of the 23-year-old's ability to channel the greats of '70s outlaw country so genuinely that he sounds like he could've been one of their peers," while Wide Open Country describes, "...it's a fingerpicking blue-collar blues number. His deep baritone grizzle echoes out with a commanding presence."

Of the album, Wall comments, "One thing I've noticed over the last few years, in the United States and playing in Europe, is that people all over the world really don't know much about Canada at all...When you talk about Saskatchewan, people really have no idea. Part of it is because there are so few people there. It's an empty place-it makes sense that people don't know much about it. But that's my home, so naturally I'm passionate about it. With this record, I really wanted people to look at our Western heritage and our culture."

In addition to Wall (vocals, acoustic guitar), the album also features Cobb (acoustic guitar), Lloyd Green (pedal steel), Chris Powell (drums, spoons), Jason Simpson (bass), Mickey Raphael (harmonica), Blake Berglund (vocals) and Corb Lund (vocals).

The Saskatchewan native will tour extensively this fall in celebration of the release with headline shows at New York's Irving Plaza, Nashville's The Basement East (two nights), Washington D.C.'s 9:30 Club, Seattle's Showbox @ The Market and Atlanta's Variety Playhouse among many others. Tickets are on sale now. See below for complete details.

The release of Songs of the Plains follows a breakthrough year for the Canadian artist, whose self-titled debut album was released last May to widespread critical acclaim. The album entered the Billboard charts at #2 on "Top New Artist Albums" as well as #6 on the "Americana/Folk Albums" chart, #11 on the "Independent Current Albums" chart and #14 on the "Current Country Albums" chart. Additionally, it landed on several "Best of 2017" lists including Rolling Stone, Paste, Stereogum, The Boston Globe and UPROXX, who praised, "...this self-titled slow burner is surprisingly fresh, full of existential dread and gorgeous, meandering melodies that occasionally whip themselves up into frenzies. For all your friends who declare pop has cannibalized country, play Colter Wall for them, and watch them slip back into the outlaw past with glee." Moreover, The New Yorker declared, "Wall is among the most reflective young country singers of his generation... His ace in the hole is his showstopping voice: a resonant, husky baritone, wounded and vulnerable."

SONGS OF THE PLAINS TRACK LIST:

1. "Plain to See Plainsman" (written by Colter Wall)

2. "Saskatchewan In 1881" (written by Colter Wall)

3. "John Beyers (Camaro Song)" (written by Colter Wall)

4. "Wild Dogs" (written by Billy Don Burns)

5. "Calgary Round-Up" (written by Wilf Carter)

6. "Night Herding Song" (Cowboy Traditional)

7. "Wild Bill Hickok" (written by Colter Wall)

8. "The Trains are Gone" (written by Colter Wall)

9. "Thinkin' On A Woman" (written by Colter Wall)

10. "Manitoba Man" (written by Colter Wall)

11. "Tying Knots in the Devil's Tail" (Cowboy Traditional)

COLTER WALL CONFIRMED TOUR DATES

September 23-Indianapolis, IN-Holler on the Hill Festival

October 12-Saskatoon, Saskatchewan-O'Brian's Event Centre

October 13-Saskatoon, Saskatchewan-O'Brian's Event Centre (SOLD-OUT)

October 16-Regina, Saskatchewan-Conexus Convention Hall

October 18-Edmonton, Alberta-Union Hall

October 19-Calgary, Alberta-Macewan Hall Ballroom

October 21-Missoula, MT-Top Hat

October 22-Bozeman, MT-The Rialto (SOLD OUT)

October 23-Billings, MT-Pub Station Taproom

October 25-Omaha, NE-The Waiting Room

October 26-Des Moines, IA-Woolys

October 27-Maquoketa, IA-Codfish Hollow Barn (SOLD OUT)

October 28-Detroit, MI-Majestic Theatre

October 30-Columbus, OH-A&R Music Bar

October 31-Pittsburgh, PA-Club AE

November 2-Somerville, MA-Somerville Theater

November 3-South Burlington, VT-Higher Ground Ballroom

November 5-New York, NY-Irving Plaza

November 8-Charlotte, NC-Neighborhood Theatre

November 9-Richmond, VA-Richmond Music Hall

November 11-Carrboro, NC-Cats Cradle

November 14-Nashville, TN-The Basement East

November 15-Nashville, TN-The Basement East

November 16-Asheville, NC-The Grey Eagle

November 17-Atlanta, GA-Variety Playhouse

November 18-Charleston, SC-Charleston Music Hall

November 24-Toronto, Ontario-Opera House

November 28-Washington, D.C. -9:30 Club

December 1-Madison, WI-Majestic Theatre

December 2-Columbia, MO-The Blue Note

December 6-Dallas, TX-Granada Theater

December 7-Austin, TX-Scoot Inn

December 8-Oklahoma City, OK-Tower Theatre

December 10-Santa Fe, NM-Meow Wolf

December 12-Solana Beach, CA-Belly Up

December 14-Los Angeles, CA-El Rey Theatre

January 19, 2019-Vancouver, British Columbia-Commodore Ballroom

January 20, 2019-Seattle, WA-The Showbox @ The Market

February 15-Denver, CO-Ogden Theatre

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