Johnny Flynn announces new album ‘Country Mile’

Flynn's third album will be available through Transgressive Records from September 30

Johnny Flynn has announced the release of his third album.

‘Country Mile’, Flynn’s follow-up to his 2010 LP ‘Been Listening’, will be available through Transgressive Records from September 30. Flynn and his longtime collaborator Adam Beach produced the album themselves, recording tracks in a number of different studios in London and New York over the last two years.

A lyric video for the album’s lead track, ‘The Lady Is Risen’, has been uploaded to YouTube and you can give it a listen at the bottom of this article.

Johnny Flynn and his band The Sussex Wit will support the album with an 11-date UK and Ireland tour this October, kicking off in Edinburgh on October 5 before stopping off in Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham, London, Oxford, Brighton, Bristol and Leeds, and then crossing the Irish Sea for shows in Dublin and Belfast.

Johnny Flynn will play:

Edinburgh Pleasance Theatre (October 5)
Glasgow Oran Mor (6)
Manchester Club Academy (7)
Birmingham Institute Library (8)
London Hackney Empire (10)
Oxford Academy (11)
Brighton St Georges Church (12)
Bristol Anson Rooms (14)
Leeds The Wardrobe (15)
Dublin Whelans (16)
Belfast Limelight (17)

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