David Berman’s Purple Mountains reveals debut album: Stream

Berman's first project since the Silver Jews called it quits in 2009

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David Berman’s Purple Mountains

    Former Silver Jews founder David Berman has premiered his new album as Purple Mountains. Stream the self-titled record in full below via Apple Music or Spotify.

    The Purple Mountains moniker marks Berman’s first music venture since Silver Jews disbanded more than a decade ago. As for the Drag City-released LP, it spans a total of 10 songs, including early singles “Darkness and Cold” and “All My Happiness is Gone”, as well as production from Jarvis Taveniere and Jeremy Earle of the band Woods.

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    To promote the new effort, Berman will tour North America beginning next month, the first time he’s done so in well over 10 years. He’s expected to perform new material, in addition to stuff pulled from Silver Jews’ catalog.


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    Purple Mountains Tracklist:
    01. That’s Just The Way I Feel
    02. All My Happiness is Gone
    03. Darkness and Cold
    04. Snow is Falling in Manhattan
    05. Margaritas at the Mall
    06. She’s Making Friends, I’m Turning Stranger
    07. I Loved Being My Mother’s Son
    08. Nights That Won’t Happen
    09. Storyline Fever
    10. Maybe I’m the Only One for Me