Gary Clark Jr. to Release Full-Length Debut


Gary Clark Jr. will release his long-anticipated full-length debut album for Warner Bros. Records on October 23. The album, for which the title and track-listing will be announced soon, was produced by Gary Clark Jr. and Mike Elizondo, who is known for his work with Mastodon, Fiona Apple, Dr. Dre, and many others.

Gary has been slipping new songs into his sets while performing at all of this year's major American music festivals, including Bonnaroo, the alt-leaning mainstays Coachella and Montreal's Osheaga Festival, the indie rock-driven Sasquatch!, Lollapalooza Festivals and the eclectic NOLA Jazz & Heritage Festival. This coming weekend of Sep 1st and 2nd, Clark will Clark will be the only artist to play both nights of Jay-Z's Made In America Festival at Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia. Other performers include Jay Z, Pearl Jam, Skrillex, Drake and more. After that, Clark winds up at the final major US festival of the season at the Austin City Limits Festival, along with Warner Bros. Records label-mates Neil Young & Crazy Horse and LP, the weekend of October 12-14.

To coincide with the release of his album Gary will also make several television appearances in October. Those details will be announced soon.

While fans eagerly await Clark's debut full-length, they can snap up Clark's acclaimed The Bright Lights EP, as well as an exclusive 12" vinyl single, Gary Clark Jr. Presents HWUL Cuts Vol. I that contains two previously unreleased live tracks, "If You Love Me Like You Say" and "Bright Lights." Click here for more information.

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[Published on: 8/30/12]

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