Columbia Records has confirmed that a new studio album from Bob Dylan, Fallen Angels, will be released on May 20th on CD and LP. Featuring twelve classic American tunes written by some of music’s most acclaimed and influential songwriters, the album showcases Dylan’s unique and much-lauded talents as a vocalist, arranger and bandleader. The Jack Frost-produced album is the 37th studio set from Bob Dylan and marks the first new music from the artist since Shadows In The Night, which was released in early 2015.
One of the album’s recordings, “Melancholy Mood” is available now on iTunes as an Instant Gratification track, and will also be released as part of a four-track 7″ EP on April 16th as part of the nationwide Record Store Day. The track can also be streamed via a “Vinyl Video” on YouTube. Fallen Angels is now available for pre-order at Amazon. The album will also be available May 20th in a limited blue vinyl edition exclusively at Barnes and Noble.
On Fallen Angels, Dylan has chosen songs from a diverse array of writers such as Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen, Sammy Cahn and Carolyn Leigh to record with his touring band. The album was recorded at Capitol Studios in Hollywood in 2015.
- Young At Heart
- Maybe You’ll Be There
- Polka Dots And Moonbeams
- All The Way
- All Or Nothing At All
- On A Little Street In Singapore
- It Had To Be You
- Melancholy Mood
- That Old Black Magic
- Come Rain Or Come Shine
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