Jealous Haters Since 1998!
Home | News | Reviews | Day In Rock | RockNewsWire | Singled Out | Tour Dates/Tix | Feeds

Semisonic's Dan Wilson Releases Live Album, Pens New Weezer Song

08/11/2010
.
Semisonic's Dan Wilson has released a new digital live album and also co-wrote "Ruling Me," a song that will appear on Weezer's forthcoming album, Hurley. Here is the announcement about the live album release:

Live at the Pantages, a 27-track document of singer-songwriter Dan Wilson's concert at his hometown of Minneapolis' legendary Pantages Theater, is available digitally and via www.danwilsonmusic.com.

Spanning the Grammy-winning artist's entire career, this recording contains both solo and full band sets, Wilson's recent collaborations with other musicians, and some of the most beloved songs from his recent solo album Free Life.

Free Life was produced by Rick Rubin, who says of Wilson, "Dan's music touches my soul. He is/has the perfect combination of inspiration and songcraft. He is a timeless artist whose music will feel as good in 50 years as it does today."

Wilson, who is currently writing with Josh Groban for Groban's upcoming album, is in high demand as a songwriter and producer. His song "Ours," co-written and co-produced with The Bravery, is featured in the film Twilight: Eclipse, the third installment of the wildly successful Twilight series, as well as on the film's soundtrack.

Wilson has also written recently with Keith Urban and Jason Mraz. He has co-written songs with Weezer and Adele for their upcoming September releases and has writing and production credits on the newly released Griffin House album. He also co-wrote and co-produced "BOY" with KT Tunstall for the end title of the upcoming U.K. film release, The Kid, and wrote and produced the track "You Take My Troubles Away," which was performed by Rachael Yamagata and appears on the Dear John soundtrack.

In the mid-nineties, Wilson rose to prominence as a founding member of the Minneapolis-based trio Semisonic. In 2006 Wilson co-wrote a number of songs on the Dixie Chick's album Taking the Long Way, which sold over 2 million copies in the U.S. and won the Album of the Year at the Grammy Awards. Wilson is currently recording a solo studio album set to release in 2011.

Share this article on Twitter



Click here to read today's full Day in Rock report

Preview and Purchase Dan Wilson CDs

Dan Wilson Tour Dates/Tickets

Dan Wilson MP3 Downloads

Was it Good for you? Please Fark it!, Stumble It, Digg it or more!
Fark
Stumble Upon
Digg
Facebook

tell a friend about this article

know of a news item we should cover?

antiMUSIC News featured on RockNews.info and Yahoo News

.


...end




.
News Reports
.
Day in Rock:
Metallica Resuming Work On New Album- Gene Simmons In New Rock Band Reality Competition Show- Avenged Sevenfold Reveal Deathbat Release Date- Remove U2 Album- more

Day in Pop Gucci Mane Sentenced To Three More Years in Prison- Lindsay Lohan Wheeled Whitney Houston's Corpse Into the Morgue?- Beyonce and Jay-Z Short Film Trilogy- more

B-Sides: Foo Fighters Release Preview Of Upcoming TV Show- Bush Frontman On What Will Revive Rock- Billy Idol Premieres New Song- Glen Drover and Todd La Torre Song- more

 Subscribe To Day in Rock

.
 
Reviews
.

Death - Leprosy

Road Trip: Under the Volcano: Fun Erupts on Star Flyer Cruise to Nicaragua

Godsmack - 1000hp

Rock Reads: An Ozzy Osbourne Day-by-Day- Teenage News Issue 2

The Pink Floyd & Syd Barrett Story

Devo - The Men Who Make the Music

Hot In The City: Voodoo Sex Cult's A Year and a Day

Anthrax - Chile on Hell

Rock Reads: Glow: The Autobiography of Rick James

The Chimpz - Self Titled EP

On The Record: Kodacrome - Aftermaths

Kyle Hollingsworth - Speed of Life

Meridian - The Awful Truth

Jethro Tull's Ian Anderson - Thick as a Brick - Live in Iceland

ZZ Top - Live at Montreux 2013

Helstar - This Wicked Nest

Get To Know... 21Octayne


.
.
.

Search for Tickets

Or Browse For Tickets

.
.
Today's Rock News
.

Metallica Resuming Work On New Album

Gene Simmons In New Rock Band Reality Competition Show

Avenged Sevenfold Set Deathbat Release

Apple Release Free U2 Album Removal Tool

Trampled Under Foot Breaking Up

Testament, Deicide, Crowbar, Trouble and Dimmu Borgir Supergroup

Corey Taylor Explains Slipknot's Internet 'Foreplay' For New Album

Megadeth Launching Limited Edition Picture Disc Series

ELO Play First Show in 28 Years and May Continue

Fear Factory Planning First Album With Nuclear Blast

DRI Releasing First New Music Since 1995

Chris Walla Plays Final Show With Death Cab for Cutie

Bush Aimed For Heavier Sound On New Album

The Sixxis Streaming Hollow Shrine Album Online

Poison Tour Looking More Likely

Fans Create New Pixies Video

Jack White Expands European Tour

Blaze Bayley Reveals His Iron Maiden Regret

Ricky Delin Leaves Houston

Nightwish Focused More On New Songs Than Showing Off


Subscribe to Day in Rock Report by Email

.
.
Today's Pop News
.

Gucci Mane Sentenced To Three More Years in Prison

Lindsay Lohan Wheeled Whitney Houston's Corpse Into the Morgue?

Beyonce and Jay-Z Launch New Short Film Trilogy

Kanye West Doesn't Appear To Berate Fan In Wheelchair In New Video

Rick Ross Releases Video and Reveal New Album Release Date

RZA Discusses This Week's Wu-Tang Clan Reunion Show

Amy Winehouse Statue Unveiled

Childish Gambino Releases Sober Track

Brett Eldredge Releases 'Mean to Me' Video

Miss America Uses Pharrell Hit To Win

Cat Stevens (Yusuf Islam) Releasing New Album

BANKS Discusses Her Approach To Videos

Train Discuss New Album

Lee Brice Receives Platinum Award During Madison Square Garden Show

Maddie & Tae to Release Debut EP This Fall

Dustin Lynch Launching Taste of Country Christmas Tour

Jennifer Garner Discusses Ben Affleck's Batman Transformation

Katherine Webb Opens Up About Her Wedding

.
.
Latest B-Sides News
.


Foo Fighters Release Preview Of Upcoming TV Show

Bush Frontman On What Will Revive Rock

Billy Idol Premieres New Song Can't Break Me Down

Glen Drover and Todd La Torre Release Discordia Lyric Video

Sanctuary Streaming New Song Online

Leaves' Eyes' Liv Kristine Previews New Solo Album

Queen Release Killer Queen Video From Live At The Rainbow '74

Marillion's Steve Rothery Previews New Solo Album

Monuments Release Atlas Video

Sonata Arctica Streaming New Version of Kingdom For A Heart

Bob Dylan's Songwriting Evolution Animated

Singled Out: Freak Kitchen's Freak of the Week

More News

.
 
anti Worthy Links
.
AudioNationRadio.com The Screen Door A Journal of Musical Things Lloyd Zeffler blog Demolish Mag Nightwatcher's House of Rock CJ Chilvers Deja Voodoo The 1st Five thecopycat.biz Hard Rock Memorabilia Day in Rock @twitter

.
  .
.

Click Here to Buy T-Shirts!
Click Here to Buy T-Shirts!



 

Tell a Friend about this page - Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2014 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved. antiMusic works on a free link policy for reprinting of our original articles, click here for details. Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.