Ariel Pink announces new album and single

Ariel Pink announces new album and tour
Ariel Pink announces new album Dedicated to Bobby Jameson

Ariel Pink is back with a new album Dedicated to Bobby Jameson, out on Mexican Summer on September 15. The record is Pink’s first since 2014’s critically acclaimed Pom Pom, which mixed idiosyncratic lyrics with throwback pop and Pink’s unique vocals. Listeners can expect the same summery sounds from this latest album, featuring more of the lo-fi pop and experimental sounds that Pink fans have come to adore.

is named after (you guessed it) Bobby Jameson, an LA musician long thought dead until he resurfaced in 2007. Jameson recorded with The Rolling Stones and Frank Zappa, and is best known for his 1965 album Songs of Protest and Anti-Protest. He died in 2015.

Read our 2014 interview with Ariel Pink for more.

Track list:

1. Time to Meet Your God
2. Feels Like Heaven
3. Death Patrol
4. Santa’s in the Closet
5. Dedicated to Bobby Jameson
6. Time to Live
7. Another Weekend
8. I Wanna Be Young
9. Bubblegum Dreams
10. Dreamdate Narcissist
11. Kitchen Witch
12. Do Yourself a Favor
13. Acting (feat. Dam-Funk)

Tour dates:

10-13 Joshua Tree, CA – Desert Daze Festival
10-14-15-16 San Francisco, CA – The Chapel
10-19 Portland, OR – Revolution Hall
10-20 Vancouver, British Columbia – The Venue
10-21 Seattle, WA – Neumos
10-23 Salt Lake City, UT – Metro Music Hall
10-24 Denver, CO – Bluebird Theater
10-26 Minneapolis, MN – Fine Line Music Cafe
10-28 Chicago, IL – Thalia Hall
10-29 Detroit, MI – El Club
10-30 Toronto, Ontario – The Phoenix Concert Theatre
10-31 Montréal, Québec – Le National
11-02 Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
11-03 Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer
11-04 New York, NY – Le Poisson Rouge
11-05 Washington, DC – 9:30 Club
11-07 Atlanta, GA – The Earl
11-08 New Orleans, LA – Tipitina’s
11-10 San Antonio, TX – Paper Tiger
11-11 Dallas, TX – Trees
11-12 Austion, TX – Sound on Sound Festival
11-14 Phoenix, AZ – Crescent Ballroom
11-15 Tucson, AZ – 191 Toole
11-16 San Diego, CA – Belly Up
11-17 Los Angeles, CA – TBD

Check out the video to “Another Weekend,” directed by Grant Singer, below: