Following the fabulous and forceful track Shake It (released back in March), London-based Aussie troubadour, singer/songwriter and beard-grower Steve Smyth is back with a new single. The slow, balladic song is entitled Written Or Spoken, it’s available now and is the nest track unveiled off of Smyth’s upcoming sophomore full-length Exits.
Written Or Spoken was released on July 07, 2014 via Ivy League Records. The single is available as digital download, you can buy it from iTunes. The song come with a beautiful, hypnotising music video directed by Brian Purnell and Tom McDonald of Mushroom Creative, watch it above.
iTunes Australia has made Written Or Spoken their single of the week which is good for you cause their giving it away completely for free for the next week. Download the song here: http://bit.ly/1lowCiY.
Exits will drop officially on September 05 via Ivy League. The album will be available as download, CD and 12″ vinyl LP. Pre-order links are up now and you’ll receive an instant download of the album track South Land when you you pre-order on one the following sites: iTunes, JB Hi-Fi or Sanity. The album was recorded by Smyth in Echo Park, LA, together with the production team of Joey Waronker (Atoms For Peace, Thom Yorke, Beck) and Gus Seyffert (The Black Keys, Norah Jones).
Steve Smyth also released a video with solo versions of Written Or Spoken as well as the album tracks Manuscripts and South Land (in that order). It’s also directed by Mushroom Creative, watch it below. Smyth is finishing his Spanish Tour these days, check out the remaining dates below too.
Tracklist ‘A Visual EP’:
01. Written Or Spoken
03. South Land
Upcoming Tour Dates:
Fri 25 July 2014 // Lleida, Spain // Espai Centre Històric
Fri 25 – Sun 27 July 2014 // Benidorm, Spain // Low Festival 2014
Sat 26 July 2014 // El Bruc, Spain // Cal Còbix
More ‘Steve Smyth’ on Music Pickings:
2014, Mar 28 − New Single: Shake It [Official Video]
2012, Apr 10 − A Hopeless Feminist / Debut Album ‘Release’ (2012/03/14)