In "we didn't see this one coming" news, Calvin Johnson (Beat Happening, Halo Benders) has made a record that was co-written and produced by Patrick Carney of The Black Keys. It's out October 12 on K Records, and features Michelle Branch (who is engaged to Carney) on a number of tracks, including first single "Kiss Me Sweetly." The production is little more lush than your average Calvin Johnson record, but there's no missing his distinctive baritone and delivery. Listen to that, via Pitchfork, below.

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