SLOW DANCER Announces New Album out 6/9 on ATO Records, Shares New Single via Noisey, Reveals U.S. Tour Dates

Melbourne, Australia's Slow Dancer - the moniker of singer, songwriter and multi- instrumentalist Simon Okely - recently announced that he signed with ATO Records and made his U.S. live debut. Today the social worker by day, soulful songbird by night reveals the details of his forthcoming sophomore album, In A Mood, which will be released June 9th on ATO Records. Okely recently shared the intoxicating "Don’t Believe" via NPR Music, and today, alongside a profile on Slow Dancer, Noisey is premiering another breezy and stunning new single off the record entitled "It Goes On". See below for album art and tracklisting.

Pre-order In A Mood hereOfficial store / iTunes / Amazon

Slow Dancer has also announced a North American tour in support of In A Mood. His incredible live show will pull you in with his golden guitar licks, emotive vocals and grooving melodies - watch his live video for "Don't Believe" via Paste and "It Goes On" via Stereogum now to see for yourself. Tickets go on-sale Friday at 12 pm ET - see below to find a show near you.

Photo Credit: Nicole Fara Silver

Photo Credit: Nicole Fara Silver


1. In The Water
2. Bitter
3. Don't Believe
4. I Would
5. I'm Done Waiting
6. It Goes On
7. Heaven Knows
8. I Was Often
9. In A Mood
10. I've Been Thinking

Tour dates

3/29/17 - London, UK @ The Waiting Room

6/6/17 - Brooklyn, NY @ Baby's All Right

6/7/17 - New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge

6/8/17 - Cambridge, MA @ The Lizard Lounge

6/10/17 - Ottawa, ON @ Zaphod Beeblebrox

6/12/17 - Toronto, ON @ The Drake

6/15/17 - Chicago, IL @ Hideout

6/16/17 - Chicago, IL @ SPACE

6/17/17 - Minneapolis, MN @ Icehouse

6/20/17 - Seattle, WA @ Barboza

6/21/17 - Portland, OR @ Doug Fir (Patio)

6/23/17 - San Francisco, CA @ Cafe du Nord

6/24/17 - San Francisco, CA @ Cafe du Nord

6/27/17 - Los Angeles, CA @ Hotel Cafe

6/28/17 - Los Angeles, CA @ Resident