After sharing a new song, “Pure Comedy,” on Monday along with a fitting topical video, singer-songwriter Father John Misty has revealed the release date for his new album of the same name. Pure Comedy is set for release in a variety of formats on April 7 via Sub Pop in the U.S. and Bella Union in Europe. The album carries FJM’s characteristic candor and showcases his unique perspective on a rapidly changing world. You can visit this link for more info on the album.
Father John Misty, otherwise known as Josh Tillman, has also released a short film in conjunction with the album announce, “Pure Comedy: The Film.” Tillman co-directed the black and white 30-minute film with “I Love You Honey Bear” director Grant James. The film offers a unique glimpse into the recording of Pure Comedy along with an intimate look at FJM’s songwriting process. You can check out the short film along with the video for “Pure Comedy” below.
Father John Misty will be performing at Coachella at the main stage on April 14 & 21. You can find Coachella tickets on AXS by following this link.