Sam Beam aka Iron & Wine will be releasing the fifth studio album in his heralded career this year. On April 16th Ghost on Ghost will be released via Nonesuch Records and will be his first since 2011’s Kiss Each Other Clean. Since his first album in 2002, Beam has become one of the more well-known and popular singer/songwriters. On Kiss Each Other Clean Beam began to add more elements of pop music into his style. With “Grace for Saints and Ramblers, the first single off his upcoming album, there is a further progression into pop.
Iron & Wine have a few US tour dates scheduled in May before heading across the Atlantic for a European tour. He makes a stop in Philadelphia on May 15th at Union Transfer. Joining him will be the Secret Sisters.