I don't think I really chose to do it to the extent that I ended up doing it. I have been treading lightly over playing new stuff. I've always felt that the moment when you rip the sheet off the statue is such a great and holy moment, you know? It's the song as it was imagined and fully fleshed out on a record. Then recently it just sort of feels like, "I'm really happy. I really love these songs. These are really fun, I want to play them." Even if they're not the way they'll end up, it's important to have fun. I went into those shows feeling it would be silly for me not to try playing as many as possible, even if I...
Josh Ritter will release his new album, The Beast in its Tracks on March 5th, 2013. You can check out the album artwork in the replies along with a new song entitled "Joy To You Baby." Lastly, Joshua and his band are hitting the road this Spring, you can find all of the dates after the jump as well.
At his recent performance at the Tarrytown Music Hall, fans of Josh Ritter had quite the surprise for him as he performed "Lantern." Head to the replies to see the illuminative event unfold before your eyes.
Josh Ritter & the Royal City Band have announced a series of dates, which you can check out in the replies. We here at AP.net will be giving away tickets for all of the dates as well as signed tour posters, beginning tomorrow. Stay tuned!