Conor Oberst news

Conor Oberst announces limited edition split seven-inch with Dawes

Conor Oberst and Dawes will release a limited edition seven-inch for Record Store Day (Saturday, April 19). This exclusive split will feature Dawes covering the Bright Eyes song “Easy/Lucky/Free” and Conor Oberst covering Dawes’ “Million Dollar Bill.” More information on the release can be found via Record Store Day’s official website.

As previously announced, Dawes will be appearing on Oberst’s spring tour as “Special Guests” – both opening the shows and acting as Oberst’s band for the tour. Tour dates can be found here.

Conor Oberst news

Nonesuch to Release Conor Oberst’s Upside Down Mountain on May 20th; US Tour with Special Guest Dawes

Conor Oberst has signed to Nonesuch Records, which releases his new solo album Upside Down Mountain on May 20th.

Prior to the album release, a limited-edition seven-inch single will be released exclusively for Record Store Day (Saturday, April 19th). This special single will feature album track “Hundreds Of Ways” along with album outtake “Fast Friends” on the B-side.

Oberst kicks off the first leg of a world tour in support of the new album on May 8th in North Carolina. His friends and colleagues Dawes appear on the bill as “Special Guests” – both opening the shows and acting as Oberst’s band for the tour. Tickets are on sale to the general public on Friday, February 14th.

No shows booked at the moment.