New Releases For December 4, 2015

Sam Amidon
But This Chicken Proved Falsehearted (Reissue)

Sam Amidon - But This Chicken Proved Falsehearted (Reissue)

Recorded with longtime collaborator Thomas Barlett (whose resume includes work with Mumford & Sons, Sufjan Stevens, the National, David Byrne and more), the Vermont-born Amidon weaves through originals, standards and covers from artists as diverse as Mississippi John Hurt to Tears For Fears. The album’s original 13 tracks are now joined by an astonishing 10 demos from the sessions on CD and Digital.Plus, But This Chicken Proved Falsehearted makes its first appearance on vinyl -initial pressing on translucent blue vinyl, with black to follow. The LP also contains a download card for the entire CD program.

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"Another Man Done Gone"


  1. 1. Falsehearted Chicken
  2. 2. True Born Sons Of Levi
  3. 3. Interlude
  4. 4. Head Over Heals
  5. 5. 1842
  6. 6. Interlude
  7. 7. Another Man Done Gone
  8. 8. Louis Collins
  9. 9. Interlude
  10. 10. Roll On John
  11. 11. Rocky Island
  12. 12. Tribulation
  13. 13. Oh Where
  14. Bonus Tracks:
  15. 14. Louis Collins (Demo)
  16. 15. Bourbon And Levi (Demo)
  17. 16. Another Man Done Gone (Demo)
  18. 17. Tribulation (Demo)
  19. 18. The Moon Shines Bright, The Stars They Give Light (Demo)
  20. 19. Head Over Heals (Demo)
  21. 20. Bourbon And 1842 (Demo)
  22. 21. Rocky Island (Demo)
  23. 22. Won’t Turn Back (Demo)
  24. 23. Saro Bounce (Demo)
  25. Bonus tracks included on LP download card

Upcoming Tour Dates

  • Apr 25
    Minneapolis, MN, US Sam Amidon and Humbird at Cedar Cultural Center
  • Apr 26
    Davenport, IA, US Sam Amidon at Triple Crown Whiskey Bar & Raccoon Motel
  • Apr 27
    Chicago, IL, US Sam Amidon with The Western Elstons and The Girls of the Golden West at The Empty Bottle
  • Apr 29
    Ann Arbor, MI, US Sam Amidon at The Ark
  • May 01
    Toronto, ON, Canada Sam Amidon with Giant Hand at Monarch Tavern
  • May 02
    Hamilton, ON, Canada Sam Amidon at Mills Hardware
  • May 04
    Oberlin, OH, US Sam Amidon at Finney Chapel, Oberlin College
  • May 30
    San Francisco, CA, US KRONOS FESTIVAL 2019
  • Jun 14
    Wakefield, QC, Canada Sam Amidon at Black Sheep Inn
  • Jun 18
    Charleston, SC, US Bruce Hornsby with Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers and Sam Amidon at Charleston Music Hall
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