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Jason Collett

When most artists release a Best Of collection, they usually throw in a new song. Occasional Broken Social Scene cohort Jason Collett has taken this a step further by packaging a retrospective (Essential Cuts) with a brand new album, the previously mentioned Reckon which came out a couple weeks ago via Arts & Crafts. Both show off Collett's well-honed songwriting chops and you can stream both in full below.

Jason is currently on tour and will be in NYC on Wednesday (10/10) to play Joe's Pub. Tickets are still availaiable, but if you'd like to go for free we're giving a pair away. Details on how to enter are below, along with the album streams and all remaining tour dates.

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Jason Collett - 2012 Tour Dates
Monday October 8th, 2012 Northampton, MA Iron Horse Music Hall
Tuesday October 9th, 2012 Philadelphia, PA World Cafe Live (upstairs)
Wednesday October 10th, 2012 New York, NY Joe's Pub
Monday October 22nd, 2012 Whitehorse, YT Yukon Arts Centre w/ Sarah MacDougall
Tuesday October 23rd, 2012 Victoria, BC St. Ann's Academy w/ Bahamas
Wednesday October 24th, 2012 Vancouver, BC Rio Theatre w/ Bahamas
Friday October 26th, 2012 Calgary, AB Commonwealth w/ Bahamas
Saturday October 27th, 2012 Edmonton, Alberta Royal Alberta Museum Theater w/ Bahamas
Sunday October 28th, 2012 Saskatoon, SK Amigo's w/ Bahamas
Tuesday October 30th, 2012 Winnipeg, MB West End Cultural Centre w/ Bahamas
Sunday November 25th, 2012 Glasgow, UK Oran Mor w/ Dan Mangan
Monday November 26th, 2012 Leeds, UK The Brudenell Social Club w/ Dan Mangan
Tuesday November 27th, 2012 London, UK Scala w/ Dan Mangan
Wednesday November 28th, 2012 Manchester, UK The Deaf Institute w/ Dan Mangan
Thursday November 29th, 2012 Brighton, UK The Haunt w/ Dan Mangan
Monday December 3rd, 2012 Amsterdam, Netherlands Melkweg w/ Dan Mangan
Tuesday December 4th, 2012 Brussels, Belgium Botanique w/ Dan Mangan
Wednesday December 5th, 2012 Bochum, Germany Bahnhof Langendreer w/ Dan Mangan
Thursday December 6th, 2012 Hamburg, Germany Uebel and Gefaehrlich w/ Dan Mangan
Thursday December 6th, 2012 Toronto, ON Jason Collett presents The Basement Revue - Dakota Tavern
Friday December 7th, 2012 Dresden, Germany Beatpol w/ Dan Mangan
Saturday December 8th, 2012 Zurich, Switzerland Exil w/ Dan Mangan
Sunday December 9th, 2012 Lausanne, Switzerland D Club w/ Dan Mangan
Thursday December 13th, 2012 Toronto, ON Jason Collett presents The Basement Revue - Dakota Tavern
Thursday December 20th, 2012 Toronto , ON Jason Collett presents The Basement Revue - The Great Hall
Thursday December 27th, 2012 Toronto, ON Jason Collett presents The Basement Revue - Dakota Tavern

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For a chance at winning a pair of tickets to see JASON COLLETT AT JOE'S PUB: either tweet something that includes both @BrooklynVegan AND "JASON COLLETT" in the tweet, or send an email to BVCONTESTS@HOTMAIL.COM with the subject line "JASON COLLETT." Include your first and last name in the email. We'll pick a winner at random and contact them with more details. If you enter by email, it will not be shared with anyone else. Good luck!
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Comments (4)

new record's great - no as good as "Here's To Being Here" but solid stuff

Posted by Anonymous | October 8, 2012 5:26 PM

Not sure if this is relevant or not, but I destroyed a robust hummus platter for lunch today.

Posted by Decorations | November 23, 2012 6:17 PM

The album is simply amazing. The music is simply one of a kind and in a very festive mood.

Posted by Jay P. Clark | February 15, 2013 12:05 PM

I love the album too.

Posted by mike | July 12, 2013 1:31 PM

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