Jason Collett

Broken Social Scene cohort Jason Collett will look forward and back with his new CD set, Reckon/Essential Cuts, due via Arts & Crafts on 9/25. The set features a new LP (Reckon) and a second, Collett-curated set (Essential Cuts) that gathers eleven-songs from throughout his career. Check out the video for "I Wanna Rob a Bank" from Reckon below. Preorder your copy and get Essential Cuts right now.

Collett will celebrate the release one week later by skipping along the East Coast with dates in Canada and southward. NYC falls at the end of his journey with a stop at Joe's Pub on October 10. Tickets are on sale.

That new Jason Collett video, tour dates, and the tracklisting for Reckon/Essential Cuts is below.


Jason Collett - I Wanna Rob A Bank (Official Video)

"Reckon" Tracklist
1. Pacific Blue
2. Jasper Johns Flag
3. King James Rag
4. Sailor Boy
5. Ask No Questions
6. You're Not The One And Only Lonely One
7. Miss Canada
8. Talk Radio
9. I Wanna Rob A Bank
10. Where Things Go Wrong
11. Song Of The Silver Haired Hippie
12. Black Diamond Girl
13. My Daddy Was A RocknRoller
14. Don't Let The Truth Get To You
15. When The War Came Home

"Essential Cuts" Tracklist
* = b-side
1. Bitter Beauty
2. Blue Sky
3. We All Lose One Another
4. Hangover Days
5. I'll Bring The Sun
6. No Redemption Song
7. Angel Of Kensington
8. Brother *
9. Long May You Love
10. Love is a Dirty Word
11. Every Night (with Sundown outro) *

10/2: Toronto, ON @ The Great Hall (cd release show, special guests tba)
10/3: London @ The London Music Club
10/4: Hamilton ON @ The Casbah
10/6: Wakefield, QC @ Blacksheep Inn
10/7: Montreal, QC @ Lion d'Or
10/8: Northampton, MA @ Iron Horse
10/9: Philadelphia, PA @ World Cafe Live (upstairs)
10/10: New York, NY @ Joe's Pub

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