John Prine has announced the release of his first new album in over a decade: The Tree of Forgiveness will be out on April 13. Readers can press play above to listen to the lead single from the project "Summer's End," which premiered on Feb. 8.

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Recorded in Nashville at RCA's Studio A, the album was produced by Grammy Awards winner Dave Cobb and features special musical guests Brandi Carlile, Jason Isbell, Amanda Shires and Cobb himself on various instruments. The Tree of Forgiveness will be released on Prine's own label, Oh Boy Records.

Prine has also announced an extensive tour schedule across the globe for 2018; he'll share the stage with artists that include Sturgill Simpson, Margo Price and Langhorne Slim, among others. Concert ticket purchases include a download of The Tree of Forgiveness. 

The Tree of Forgiveness Track Listing:

  1. “Knockin’ on Your Screen Door” (by John Prine and Pat McLaughlin)
  2. “I Have Met My Love Today” ft. Brandi Carlile (by John Prine and Roger Cook)
  3. “Egg & Daughter Nite, Lincoln Nebraska, 1967 (Crazy Bone)” (by John Prine and Pat McLaughlin)
  4. “Summer’s End” (written by John Prine and Pat McLaughlin)
  5. “Caravan of Fools” (by John Prine, Dan Auerbach, and Pat McLaughlin)
  6. “The Lonesome Friends of Science” (by John Prine)
  7. “No Ordinary Blue” (by John Prine and Keith Sykes)
  8. “Boundless Love” (by John Prine, Dan Auerbach, and Pat McLaughlin)
  9. “God Only Knows” (by John Prine and Phil Spector)
  10. “When I Get to Heaven” (by John Prine)

John Prine, 2018 Tour Dates:

April 11 — Woodstock, N.Y. @ Levon’s Place
April 13 — New York, N.Y. @ Radio City Music Hall (co-headline with Sturgill Simpson (solo))
April 14 — Philadelphia, Pa. @ Merriam Theatre (with Kurt Vile)
April 25 — Milwaukee, Wis. @ Riverside Theatre (with Milk Carton Kids)
April 27 — Chicago, Ill. @ Chicago Theatre (with Milk Carton Kids)
April 28 — Champaign, Ill. @ Virginia Theatre (with Milk Carton Kids)
May 11 — Beaver Dam, Ky. @ Beaver Dam Amphitheater* (with Tyler Childers)
May 12 — Indianapolis, Ind. @ Clowes Hall (with Tyler Childers)
May 18 — Los Angeles, Calif. @ Ace Theatre (with Sam Outlaw)
May 19 — San Diego, Calif. @ Balboa Theatre (with Sam Outlaw)
May 23 — Folsom, Calif. @ Harris Center (with Ramblin Jack)
May 24 — San Francisco, Calif. @ The Warfield (with Sam Outlaw)
June 1 — Vienna, Va. @ Wolf Trap (with Margo Price)
June 2 — Norfolk, Va. @ Chrysler Hall (with Margo Price)
June 8 — Louisville, Ky. @ Palace Theatre (with Colter Wall)
June 9 — Cincinnati, Ohio @ Taft Theatre (with Tyler Childers)
June 13 — Burlington, Vt. @ Flynn Theatre (with Valerie June)
June 15 — Boston, Mass. @ Wang Theatre
June 16 — Concord, N.H. @ Capitol Theatre (with Valerie June)
June 29 — Dallas, Texas @ AT&T Center (with Amanda Shires)
June 30 — Austin, Texas @ Bass Hall (with Amanda Shires)
July 14 — Somerset, Ky. @Musicians Festival
July 20 — Pittsburgh, Pa. @ Heinz Hall (with Langhorne Slim)
Aug. 2 — Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom @  Kelvingrove Bandstand (with John Moreland)
Aug. 3 — Birmingham, England, United Kingdom @Town Hall (with John Moreland)
Aug. 5 — Cambridge, England, United Kingdom @ Cambridge Folk Festival
Aug. 8 — Oslo, Norway @ Konserthurst (with Tanya McCole)
Aug. 10 — Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Paradiso (with Tanya McCole)
Aug. 13 — Dublin, Ireland @ National Concert Hall (with Tanya McCole)
Sept. 14 — Huntsville, Ala. @ Von Braum Center (with Kelsey Waldon)
Sept. 15 — Memphis, Tenn. @ Orpheum Theatre (with Kelsey Waldon)
Sept. 19 — Eugene, Ore. @ Hult Center (with Todd Snider)
Sept. 21 — Portland, Ore. @ Schnitzer Theatre (with Todd Snider)
Sept. 22 — Seattle, Wash. @ Paramount Theatre (with Todd Snider)
Sept. 28 — Columbus, Ohio @ Ohio Theatre (with Lilly Hiatt)
Oct. 3 — Knoxville, Tenn. @ Tennessee Theatre (with Kelsey Waldon)
Oct. 5-6 — Nashville, Tenn. @ Ryman Auditorium
Nov. 7 — Breckenridge, Colo. @ Riverwalk Center (with Nathaniel Rateliff)
Nov. 8 — Grand Junction, Colo. @ Avalon Theatre (with Nathaniel Rateliff)
Nov. 10 — Denver, Colo. @ Buell Center (with Nathaniel Rateliff)
Dec. 12 — Las Vegas, Nev. @ Westgate Theatre (with John Paul White)
Dec. 14 — Phoenix, Ariz. @ Celebrity Theatre (with John Paul White)
Dec. 15 — Tucson, Ariz. @ Fox Theatre (with John Paul White)

* tickets excluded from album bundle

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