Cat no. 7746166
Big Colors is released via a partnership between Adams’ PAX-AM label and Blue Note Records. Ryan Adams, who has been hailed as "one of the most elegant singer-songwriters of his generation” by The New York Times, co-produced the album with Beatriz Artola. John Mayer, Bob Mould, Benmont Tench, Don Was and The Section Quartet are featured on Big Colors, which was recorded at Electric Lady, Capitol Studios and Adams’ own PAX-AM.
Big Colors follows Adams’ 2017 album, Prisoner, which debuted at No. 3 on in the UK album chart, his highest ever charting position in the UK. Professing his love for Manchester online around the album announce, Adams pays homage to the city that he claims shaped his life by naming a song after it. “It is at the heart of all the things I love about music, from The Smiths, Joy Division, Oasis, New Order and The Stone Roses.”