Seattle-based Fences, the alter-ego of musician/songwriter Christopher Mansfield, has announced album details for his new album, ‘Failure Scriptures‘ which will be released on June 21 via GRNDVW.
A new track and video titled “Paper Route” is premiering today onEarmilk: https://earmilk.com/2019/05/
“Paper Route” is also available for streaming on all DSP’s: https://orcd.co/paperroute.
Perhaps most well-known through his collaborations with Tegan and Sara (the latter of whom produced his 2010 self-titled debut album) and Macklemore (who he’s teamed up with on various tracks), Fences upcoming release is Mansfield’s first new LP since 2015’s ‘Lesser Oceans’ which featured production by Death Cab for Cutie’s Chris Walla, Jacquire King (Of Monsters and Men) and Ryan Lewis.
Fences will play a short run of solo acoustic shows on the west coast from June 6-16, in advance of the album’s release. See dates below.
Thursday, June 6 – Bellingham, WA- Shakedown
Sunday, June 9 – Seattle, WA – High Dive
June 11 – San Francisco, CA – Brick Mortar
Thursday, June 13- San Diego, CA- The Casbah
June 14- Los Angeles, CA – Bootleg Theater
June 16 – Anaheim, CA – Parish @ House Of Blues
Photo: CHRISTIAN SORENSON HANSEN