John Oates has announced that his new album, “Arkansas,” will be released on February 2, 2018. The album will be released digitally and on CD and vinyl. The album was recorded at Nashville’s Addiction Studios and was produced Oates and David Kalmusky. It is available for pre-order across digital platforms and on Pledge Music.
“Arkansas” began as a tribute to Mississippi John Hurt but grew to embody Oates’ wide range of influences. Songs include “Anytime” originally by Emmett Miller and Jimmie Rodgers’ song, “Miss the Mississippi and You,” among others. The album includes songs from the Hall and Oates catalog as well as two new originals by Oates.
John Oates’ “Arkansas” will be released February 2, 2018 via PS Records.