Bill Callahan announces release of new album ‘Dream River’

The artist formerly known as Smog will release his fourth album under his own name in September

Cult singer-songwriter Bill Callahan has announced the release of his brand new album, ‘Dream River’.

The artist, who formerly recorded as Smog, will put out his fourth LP under his own name on September 16. Recorded at the Cacophony Recorders studio in Austin, Texas – which has also been used by M Ward, My Morning Jacket, White Denim and Explosions In The Sky – the eight track album follows 2011’s ‘Apocalypse’, 2009’s ‘Sometimes I Wish We Were an Eagle’ and 2007’s ‘Woke on a Whaleheart’.

Callahan will be supporting the record’s release with a full tour this autumn, details of which will be announced shortly. The album will come out on his long-term label, Drag City.

The ‘Dream River’ tracklisting is:

‘The Sing’
‘Javelin Unlanding’
‘Small Plane’
‘Ride My Arrow’
‘Summer Painter’
‘Winter Road’