Published Sep 28, 2016After streaming out a series of folk-flavoured pop bangers like "Fireproof" and "2 Heads" over the last year and a half, Thunder Bay-raised singer Coleman Hell has announced his formal full-length debut. Titled Summerland, the album arrives in Canada October 14 via 604 Records, with a global release being handled by Columbia.
Summerland follows Hell's 2015 self-titled EP and adds that release's massive "2 Heads" single to the tracklisting. It also features the spring-released "Fireproof" single and a clutch of cuts Hell worked on during a cabin retreat with his musical collaborators, in between building bonfires, going fishing and partying in the wilderness.
The plotting of Summerland had Hell returning to Thunder Bay after 10 years of living in Toronto, with the artist noting of his retreat: "I wanted to re-embrace that life, those great summers I remembered, and also get in touch with some of the music that influenced me at that time."
Below, you'll find the full tracklisting info for Summerland, as well as Coleman Hell's recently revealed Canadian show schedule supporting the release and an earthy album trailer.
5. Run Wild
6. 2 Heads
7. Cold Feet
8. Northern Soul
9. Witching Hour
11. Howling Moon
12. Hidden Camera
10/08 Simcoe, ON - Norfolk County Fair
11/10 Vancouver, BC - Venue*
11/11 Kamloops, BC - CJ's Nightclub*
11/12 Calgary, AB - MacEwan Ballroom*
11/15 Edmonton, AB - The Starlite Room*
11/16 Saskatoon, SK - O'Brians Event Centre*
11/17 Winnipeg, MB - Garrick Centre*
11/19 Thunder Bay, ON - The Outpost*
11/23 Kingston, ON - The Ale House*
11/24 Ottawa, ON - Zaphod Beeblebrox
11/25 Montreal, QC - Theatre Fairmount*
11/30 London, ON - London Music Hall*
12/01 Toronto, ON - The Phoenix*
* with Ria Mae