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Salutations now available on Nonesuch Records

Cover art, Conor Oberst, album Salutations

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Dates

Tour dates listed here Release show at Warehouse Live tonight in Houston TX w/ The Felice Brothers


News

03.17.2017 Apple Music adds “Afterthought” to US Best of the Week Playlist

03.15.2017 The Independent gives Salutations five stars

03.09.2017 NPR First Listen streams Salutations


Nonesuch Journal

The Independent says it’s “probably the best work of the singer’s career,”

read more about Salutations here.

Conor Oberst news

Conor Oberst Shares Music Video For “Till St. Dymphna Kicks Us Out” US Spring tour kicks off March 9; Salutations out March 17

 

Conor Oberst has shared the music video for “Till St. Dymphna Kicks Us Out,” which was filmed at the very same bar in Manhattan’s East Village that inspired the song. Its director, Greg Marinaccio, also directed Conor’s “You Are Your Mother’s Child” video.

Oberst will release a new album, Salutations, on Nonesuch Records, on March 17, 2017. The album is a companion piece to 2016’s lauded Ruminations.

With The Felice Brothers as his backing band, Oberst will tour in support of Salutations beginning March 9 in his hometown of Omaha, with stops at LA’s Greek Theater in May and Celebrate Brooklyn Festival in July (full schedule below). Oberst has partnered with Plus 1 so that $1 from every ticket sold on US headline dates will go to Planned Parenthood and their work delivering vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of women, men, and young people in the US and worldwide. All tour dates below.


Conor Oberst Tour Dates:

FEBRUARY

27            Sydney, AUS @ Sydney Opera House

 

MARCH

9            Omaha, NE @ The Waiting Room Lounge (SOLD OUT) #

10            Kansas City, MO @ Madrid Theater #

11            Memphis, TN @ Minglewood Hall #

12            Tulsa, OK @ Cain’s Ballroom #

14            San Antonio, TX @ Paper Tiger #

16            Spicewood, TX @ Luck Reunion

17            Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live #

18            New Orleans, LA @ The Civic Theatre #

19            Macon, GA @ Cox Capitol Theatre #

21            Asheville, NC @ The Orange Peel #

22            Chattanooga, TN @ Track 29 #

23            Atlanta, GA @ Variety Playhouse #

24             McMinnville, TN @ Bluegrass Underground

25            St Louis, MO @ The Pageant #

26            Iowa City, IA @ The Englert Theater #

 

MAY

12            Oakland, CA @ The Fox %

13            Los Angeles, CA @ The Greek Theater

14            San Diego, CA @ The Observatory %

16            Tucson, AZ @ Rialto %

18            El Paso, TX @ Tricky Falls %

19            Austin, TX @ ACL Live at The Moody Theater %

20            Dallas, TX @ Granada Theater %

21            McAllen, TX @ Cine El Rey %

23            Fayetteville, AR @ George’s Majestic Lounge %

24            Wichita, KS @ Orpheum Theater %

31            Royal Oak, MI @ Royal Oak Theater*

 

JUNE

1            Nelsonville, OH @ Nelsonville Music Fest

3            Norfolk, VA @ NorVa*

4            Wilmington, NC @ The Throne Theater*

 

JULY

14-16        Louisville, KY @ Forecastle Festival

15             Birmingham, AL @ Sloss Festiva

20            Brooklyn, NY @ Celebrate Brooklyn ^

21            Boston, MA @ The House of Blues +

28            Camden, NJ @ XPoNential Festival with Wilco and Hop Along

AUGUST

4               Luhmühlen, DE @ A Summer’s Tale 

5               Dresden, DE @ Beatpol

7               Feldkirch, AS @ Poolbar Festival

8               Sibernik, CR @ SuperUho Festival

10             Haldern, DE @ Haldern Pop Festival

15            Frankfurt, DE @ Batschkapp *

16            Erlangen, DE @ E-Werk *

17            Amsterdam, NL @ Melkweg  *

18            London, UK @ Koko *

20            Brecon Beacons, UK @ Green Man Festival

21            Liverpool, UK @ O2 Academy  *

22            Glasgow, UK @ O2 ABC * 


* Big Thief support

# The Felice Brothers support

% Phoebe Bridgers support

^ Hop Along and Big Thief support

+ Hop Along

Conor Oberst news

Conor Oberst Announces New Album “Salutations”

Conor Oberst will release a new album, Salutations, on Nonesuch Records, on March 17, 2017.

Pre-Order “Salutations” Amazon | Nonesuch Store | iTunes

The album is a companion piece to 2016’s Ruminations. When Oberst wrote and recorded the songs on Ruminations, entirely solo – with just voice, piano, guitar and harmonica – he intended to ultimately record them with a full band. In the midst of putting together that band – upstate New York’s The Felice Brothers plus the legendary drummer Jim Keltner (Neil Young, Jackson Browne, George Harrison, Bob Dylan, John Lennon, and many more) – the passionate responses Oberst was getting to those first solo recordings, from friends and colleagues, encouraged him to release the songs as-is, in their original sparse form, as his seventh solo album: Ruminations, which was released in October 2016.

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