Nickel Creek member announces solo disc
Thursday, June 5, 2014
– Nickel Creek singer/songwriter/guitarist Sean Watkins is staying ultra busy. Not only is he touring with Nickel Creek, his regular gig for the first time in years, but he also has his fourth solo album out in July.
"All I Do Is Like' drops on July 1 on Roaring Girl Records. The 10 self-penned numbers were recorded in pieces between June 2012 and July 2013 in Los Angeles, Encinitas, Cal., Davenport, Ia., Ann Arbor, Mich. and hotel rooms across the Midwest. Joining Watkins are his sister Sara, also a member of Nickel Creek, Gillian Welch and Greg Leisz.
The CD track list is:
1. Since The Day That I Was Born
2. Wave As We Run
3. All I Do Is Lie
4. Made For TV Movie
5. Don't Say You Love Me
6. This Will End In Tears
7. What Wanting Means
8. The God You Serve
9. Keep Your Promises
During the nine-year hiatus of Nickel Creek, Watkins released his third solo album "Blinders On," teamed up with Switchfoot singer, Jon Foreman to form the band Fiction Family, as well as co-founded the experimental supergroup Works Progress Administration (WPA). For the last decade the Watkinses hosted a monthly residency at the Hollywood club, Largo, for their music show, Watkins Family Hour.
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