Dwight Yoakam is debuting tracks from his new album, 3 Pears, out September 18, by premiering a new track every day this week through different online outlets. His website, www.DwightYoakam.com, will link directly to the daily premieres. Dwight first gave fans a taste of his new music when he premiered “A Heart Like Mine “on RollingStone.com in August.
Today, GAC has the exclusive premiere of another new song, “Take Hold of My Hand.” The instantly catchy track about a couple moving past old wounds is the perfect combo of country and rock swagger that Dwight’s been expertly showcasing since his 1986 hits “Honky Tonk Man” and “Guitars, Cadillacs.” Listen to “Take Hold of My Hand” >>
Like what you hear? You can pre-order the new album through Dwight’s website. Orders will include both physical and digital copies of 3 Pears, an instant download of the track “Waterfall” and an autographed album lithograph. Dwight produced the album, with two tracks co-produced by Beck.