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My Morning Jacket Announce New Album and Tour

Plus they share a new song from their first record in four years

Psychedelic jam-rock weirdos My Morning Jacket have announced their seventh album, The Waterfall, which arrives May 4 via ATO Records. They have shared the spacious first single, “Big Decisions,” which you can listen to above. Here is the cover art:

my morning jacket, the waterfall

The album is their first since 2011’s Circuital, and and frontman Jim James notes in a press release that it’s “a weird turning point for the universe,” going on to explain that he feels a chapter in his life has ended, noting that “so many people I know are getting divorced or having kids.”

The band has also announced a slew of tour dates, which are listed below.

My Morning Jacket tour dates:

May 15 – Athens, GA @ Georgia Theatre
May 16 – Knoxville, TN @ Tennessee Theatre
May 17 – Gulf Shores, AL @ Hangout Festival
May 23 – Boston, MA @ Boston Calling Festival
June 3 – Cleveland, OH @ State Theatre *
June 4 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE *
June 5 – New York, NY @ Governor’s Ball Music Festival
June 7 – Toronto, Ontario @ Field Trip Festival
June 9-11 – Chicago, IL @ Chicago Theatre ^
June 12-14 – Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival
June 16-17 – Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore ^
June 19 – Waverly, IA @ Gentlement of the Road Stopover
June 20 – Milwaukee, WI @ Riverside Theater *
June 23-24 – Columbus, OH @ Palace Theatre *
June 26 – Minneapolis, MN @ Northrup Auditorium $
June 27 – Minneapolis, MN @ Northrup Auditorium %
July 17-19 – Louisville, KY @ Forecast Festival
July 21 – Charlottesville, VA @ Telos Wireless Pavilion %
July 22 – Lewiston, NY @ Artpark Series %
July 26 – Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion 
July 28 – Raleigh, NC @ Red Hat Amphitheatre !
July 29 – Charlotte, NC @ Uptown Amphitheatre !
July 31 – New Orleans, LA @ Champions Square !
August 1 – St. Augustine, FL @ Amphitheatre ~
August 3 – Miami, FL @ The Fillmore ~
August 4 – Orlando, FL @ Hard Rock Live ~
August 7 – Atlanta, GA @ Fox Theatre ~
August 10 – Birmingham, AL @ BJCC Concert Hall ~
August 12 – St. Louis, MO @ The Peabody Opera House $
August 13 – Kansas City, MO @ Starlight Theatre $
August 14 – Denver, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre @
August 28-30 – Paris, France @ Rock en Seine Festival
September 1 – Antwerp, Belgium @ Rivierenhof Amphitheatre 
September 2 – Koln, Germany @ Gloria
September 4 – Dublin, Ireland @ Electric Picnic Festival 
September 5 – Larmer Tree Gardens, England @ End of the Road Festival
September 6 – Manchester, England @ The Ritz
September 8 – London, England @ Shepherd’s Bush Empire
September 10 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Paradiso
September 12 – Groningen, Netherlands @ Take Root Festival
September 13 – Berlin, Germany @ Lollapalooza 

* = with Floating Action
^ = Hiss Golden Messenger
$ = with Hippo Campus
% = with Lizzo
! = with Lucius 
~ = with Mini Mansions
@ = with Sylvan Esso