'The Fire Of Wanting To Create Is Something You Can't Control': Josh Ritter On Gathering

Sep 22, 2017

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Josh Ritter is a singer, songwriter, musician, and author who performs and records with The Royal City Band. He is known for his distinctive Americana style and narrative lyrics, and a few of his most well-recognized songs include “Girl In The War,” “Getting Ready to Get Down,” among many others.  

Ritter’s ninth full-length album, Gathering, is out now, and its release will mark 20 years since the beginning his recording and performing career. This is also his first record since 2015’s great Sermon on the Rocks.

He's announced a slew of tour dates in support of the new album, starting in October.