Garth Brooks reveals title, cover for new album

Garth Brooks has confirmed that his highly-anticipated new album, available November 11th, will be titled, Man Against Machine. The album will be released on Pearl/RCA Nashville and will feature his current hit on country radio, “People Loving People.”

“Music has always been a reflection of where mankind is at the time,” Brooks states. “For 14 years, I have watched heart and soul, dreams and individualism, fighting for their very existence in a world of increasing technology. This album is a reminder to all those who dream, work, and fight for what they believe; do not give up your vision.”

This marks the first time Brooks has ever titled an album after a song. He has been opening his shows with the song “Man Against Machine” during his new world tour.

Fans can pre-order the album at and In addition to the album, fans can order an additional mega bundle including all eight iconic studio albums digitally updated, the new Double Live 25th Anniversary Edition featuring 30 songs along with 30 videos, an instant download of the new single, “People Loving People” and the bonus track, “Send ‘Em On Down The Road.”

Also on Friday (Oct 3rd), tickets for Minneapolis went on sale. Back in 1998, October 6th through the 14th at the Target Center, Brooks played nine shows. This time around he will be playing ten shows. Over 153,000 tickets have been sold and he is still selling!

Purchase tickets and see a list of the shows at


Author: Buddy Iahn

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