John K. Samson - Winter Wheat (October 21, 2016) Album

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  1. troyplaysbass Aug 15, 2016
    (Last edited: Aug 15, 2016)
    troyplaysbass

    reunion tour Supporter

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    1. Select All Delete
    2. Postdoc Blues
    3. Winter Wheat
    4. Requests
    5. Oldest Oak at Brookside
    6. Capital
    7. 17th Street Treatment Centre
    8. Vampire Alberta Blues
    9. Carrie Ends the Call
    10. Fellow Traveller
    11. Quiz Night at Looky Lou’s
    12. Alpha Adept
    13. Prayer for Ruby Elm
    14. VPW 13 Blues
    15. Virtute at Rest

    "Postdoc Blues"

    From the AV Club article:

     
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  2. h8bit

    @ghastlyfeline Prestigious

    15 songs my goodness
     
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  3. cwhit

    goomba Prestigious

    oh shit
     
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  5. jdr2187

    jdr2187

    Exciting news! Also very unexpected.
     
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  6. troyplaysbass

    reunion tour Supporter

    I really hope this means he'll do some US touring soon.
     
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  7. cwhit

    goomba Prestigious

    old setlists have a bunch of weakerthans stuff so i'd probably choose to go to a tour no mater what
     
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  8. T.K.

    Prestigious Browser Supporter

    Had to like every post in this thread because I'm so excited! This year has been so awesome for music
     
  9. Zac Djamoos

    goodness, present and hallowed Prestigious

    fuck yeah
     
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  10. vidiviciveni

    Trusted

    Love me the Weakerthans but couldn't get into John's first solo album at all. Hoping this catches my ear because he's such a fantastic songwriter
     
  11. kpatrickwood

    Give what you can. Supporter

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    1. Select All Delete
    2. Postdoc Blues
    3. Winter Wheat
    4. Requests
    5. Oldest Oak at Brookside
    6. Capital
    7. 17th Street Treatment Centre
    8. Vampire Alberta Blues
    9. Carrie Ends the Call
    10. Fellow Traveller
    11. Quiz Night at Looky Lou’s
    12. Alpha Adept
    13. Prayer for Ruby Elm
    14. VPW 13 Blues
    15. Virtute at Rest <<<<<!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
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  12. troyplaysbass

    reunion tour Supporter

    I've never anticipated a song more based on the title alone than "Virtute At Rest."
     
  13. kpatrickwood

    Give what you can. Supporter

    Excited doesn't even begin... I'm almost nervous for it.
     
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  14. CoffeeEyes17

    Reclusive-Aggressive Prestigious

    Oh no, I'm going to cry a lot
     
  15. loudasallgetout

    Trusted Prestigious

    My cat of 16 years is probably going to die shortly after this comes out. Depending on what that song is it might be very cathartic or it might break me.
     
  16. kpatrickwood

    Give what you can. Supporter

    Here's John playing the (beautiful) title track during what appears to be some sort of hippie camp counselor gathering.

     
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  17. LionInMyPocket

    FKA jdr277 I was born in a swamp

    Multiple WOOTS!!
     
  18. Matt Metzler

    anberlinforever.com Prestigious

    Very, very, very excited for this!
     
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  19. Gjpeace

    Regular Prestigious

    Oh my god yes. Finally.
     
  20. TheBaroness

    a burst and I'm awake now Supporter

  21. Zac Djamoos

    goodness, present and hallowed Prestigious

    oh fuck

    another Virtute track........
     
  22. Drew Beringer

    @drewberinger Moderator

    this album is so fucking good - perfect for the fall weather that's upcoming
     
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  23. SkyGrowsBigger

    Regular

    Looks like he's touring as John Samson and the Winter Wheat. What do you guys think their setlists will look like as far as Weakerthans vs. his solo stuff?
     
  24. Turkeylegz

    Next Concert: Lorde 3/31 Supporter

    Did it leak? Or were you able to listen as a moderator?
    I'm dying to listen to this.
     
  25. Cody

    http://www.radiok.org/instudios/cave-light/ Prestigious

    Omg that song is so good I can't wait for this
     
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  26. Turkeylegz

    Next Concert: Lorde 3/31 Supporter

    So Google has the track times and Virtue clocks in at 1:36. It's so short!