Jack Johnson 'Dreams' Big On New Album
Singer/songwriter Jack Johnson will return March 1 with his latest Brushfire Records album, "In Between Dreams." First single "Sitting, Waiting, Wishing" is available for download from Apple's iTunesSinger/songwriter Jack Johnson will return March 1 with his latest Brushfire Records album, "In Between Dreams." First single "Sitting, Waiting, Wishing" is available for download from Apple's iTunes Music Store and made a brief appearance at No. 50 on Billboard's Hot Digital Tracks chart earlier this month.
Longtime Johnson friend Ben Harper makes an appearance in the accompanying music video, directed by the Malloys.
The 14-track set is the follow-up to 2003's "On and On," which debuted at a career-best No. 3 on The Billboard 200 and has sold 1.1 million copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The single "The Horizon Has Been Defeated" reached No. 28 on Billboard's Adult Top 40 chart.
One track from the new album, "Breakdown," is a reconstituted version of a song on which Johnson guested on Handsome Boy Modeling School's recent Atlantic/Elektra release, "White People."
Johnson has begun lining up tour dates in support of "In Between Dreams," including a previously announced appearance at the Bonnaroo festival in mid-June. The artist will also play Australia's East Coast Blues & Roots Music Festival on March 25 and six late May/early June shows in Japan with G. Love & Special Sauce.
Also on the horizon is the soundtrack to the surfing film "A Broke Down Melody," which is expected to be released this spring via Brushfire.
Here is the track list for "In Between Dreams":
"No Other Way"
"Sitting, Waiting, Wishing"
"Staple It Together"
"If I Could"
"Do You Remember"