Edinburgh based cult-indie songwriter Withered Hand (Dan Willson) is back with his first new album in 9 years. “How To Love” was recorded with (Mogwai producer) Tony Doogan in Glasgow, the new record features guests King Creosote and Kathryn Williams (both of whom are long standing collaborators).

Withered Hand broke out of Scotland’s Fence Collective music scene in 2009 releasing his acclaimed debut album “Good News” the same year. Willson toured Europe and North America before releasing a series of lo-fi EPs and his second album “New Gods” (FortunaPop!/Slumberland Records) which was nominated for the Scottish Album of the Year 2014 (SAY Awards).

His music has found favour and support from national and international radio, online and leading print publications.

Withered Hand’s third album “How To Love” is released on Reveal Records, April 28th 2023.

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“As life-affirming as music gets”
The Herald

“The UK’s best lyricist”
King Creosote

“Killer melodies …tunes full of warm, woozy sing-song charm”
Rolling Stone