Yes!! Jeffrey Lewis has announced Manhattan his seventh studio album for Rough Trade will be released on Friday 30 October 2015. The first album since 2011’s A Turn In The Dream-Songs, Manhattan was recorded with his band called ‘Los Bolts’ and includes his regular players Heather Wagner (drums) and bassist Caitlin Gray (Hooray For The Riff-Raff).
Lewis has also shared the first single from the record, ‘Outta Town.’ It’s a song that he describes as “how empty life feels when you are in a relationship and that person’s not there, because you don’t remember how to have a relationship with yourself, you broke up with yourself when you started dating the other person. You have to learn how to start dating yourself all over again.”