Sir Tom Jones returns with new single Talking Reality Television Blues which is written Todd Daniel Snider and produced by Ethan Johns. The track features on Tom’s upcoming album Surrounded by Time.
The track originally featured on Snider’s own album Cash Cabin Sessions and documents how the world has changed through the development of television. Delving into historic TV events such as the moon landing, Michael Jackson moonwalking, and the arrival of Trump’s Apprentice. The production is minimal with Sir Tom talking through the lyrics against a bluesy electronic guitar accompaniment.
The album Surrounded by Time will drop on April 23rd. It features an array of blues-inspired tracks including compositions from Cat Stevens and Michael Kiwanuka. The album is available to order in numerous formats from Sir Tom’s official store.
|1||I Won’t Crumble With You If You Fall (Bernice Johnson Reagon)|
|2||The Windmills Of Your Mind (Michel Legrand/Alan & Marilyn Bergman)|
|3||Popstar (Cat Stevens/Yusuf Islam)|
|4||No Hole In My Head (Malvina Reynolds)|
|5||Talking Reality Television Blues (Todd Snider)|
|6||I Won’t Lie (Michael Kiwanuka & Paul Butler)|
|7||This is the Sea (Michael Scott)|
|8||One More Cup Of Coffee (Bob Dylan)|
|9||Samson And Delilah (Tom Jones, Ethan Johns, Mark Woodward)|
|10||Mother Earth (Tony Jo White)|
|11||I’m Growing Old (Bobby Cole)|
|12||Lazurus Man (Terry Callier)|