Allison Weiss released her new album Say What You Mean last spring, but when working on a little something extra for supporters of the album, she ended up creating yet another version of it titled The Sideways Sessions, which will see its release November 26 via No Sleep Records.

"The Sideways Sessions started out as a Kickstarter reward, but we got a little carried away," says Weiss. "My producer (Chris Kuffner) and I ended up making an entirely new version of Say What You Mean. It was pretty cool to get to rework the songs in such a different way. I took it as a chance to embrace my love for the alt-country/folk world.

"The original version of OWL is this fun upbeat pop punk jam, and for Sideways Sessions we took it to a whole new place. Same lyrics, totally different feeling. It's a lot darker and I love it. It's definitely one of my favorite tracks we did. 

Stream the new version of "One Way Love" below and tell us what you think!


You can pre-order The Sideways Sessions for $5 via the No Sleep Store, or get it for free with the purchase of Say What You Mean.)

Today, Weiss also announced tour dates with Max Bemis and Matt Pryor in the U.S. and U.K. respectively. Catch her live this winter at the following shows: 

w/Max Bemis, Matt Pryor, Perma and Merriment

Jan 18 - Seattle, WA - Neumos

Jan 19 - Portland, OR - Doug Fir Lounge

Jan 21 - San Francisco, CA - Bottom of the Hill

Jan 22 - West Hollywood, CA - Troubadour

Jan 23 - Santa Ana, CA - Constellation Room

Jan 24 - San Diego, CA - Irenic

Jan 25 - Phoenix, AZ - Crescent Ballroom

w/Matt Pryor

Feb 14 - Southampton, UK - Joiners

Feb 15 - Kingston, UK - Fighting Cocks

Feb 16 - Nottingham, UK - Bodega

Feb 17 - Newcastle, UK - Cluny

Feb 18 - Glasgow, UK - Cathouse

Feb 20 - Manchester, UK - Sound Control

Feb 21 - Bristol, UK - The Exchange

Feb 22 - London, UK - The Boderline

Feb 23 - Tunbridge, UK - Wells Forum