Texas-based singer/songwriter Robert Ellis announced today his new album Yesterday’s News will release on May 19th through his own label Niles City Records. An ever evolving, creatively restless renaissance man, Ellis is redefining himself yet again, this time on his own, in far more honest terms. Coming off his raucous 2019 album Texas Piano Man, Ellis is changing course and embracing a raw minimalist approach that prizes patience and restraint above all else. He also shared the stunning video for the title track “Yesterday’s News,” a wry tune that drifts like a cloud on the breeze as he channels a washed up singer on some dimly lit stage.
“I met Erica (the director of this video) around 7 years ago. We’ve been both life partners and creative partners since,” stated Ellis. “We started shooting much of this footage shortly after falling in love, and before kids. // Continue to the full article