Mandy Moore performed The Tonight Show to perform her thoughtful single “In Real Life”. The song, which she performed with her band, makes Moore reflect on the excitement and trepidation of parenthood.
“In Real Life” appears on Moore’s new LP of the same name, out May 13 via Verve Forecast. The Mike Viola produced album followed in 2020 Silver Landings – this was the singer’s first new album in more than a decade. Moore unveiled a music video for “In Real Life” with her son Gus in March, along with appearances from numerous celebrity friends.
In real life was made with Moore’s husband, Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes, along with a number of collaborators – including Goldsmith’s brother and bandmate Griffin Goldsmith, Lucius’ Jess Wolfe and Holly Laessig, keyboardist Lee Pardini (The War on Drugs, Aimee Mann) and bassist Sebastian Steinberg (Sharon Van Etten, Phoebe Bridgers).
Moore sat down with host Jimmy Fallon to talk about the album and her role This is us inspired her to write new music. The singer and actress also suggested fans take a day off after watching the upcoming finale of the popular NBC drama.
Moore will embark on a North American tour in support In real life, marking their first tour in more than a decade. It begins June 10th at the Variety Playhouse in Atlanta, Georgia and ends at the Newport Folk Festival on July 24th in Newport, Rhode Island.
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