With the previous track record of Father John Misty, you might not have too long to listen to this track before it’s removed from Soundcloud.
Tillman has previously stated that LP3 is pretty much fully completed so it’s possible that ‘Real Love Baby’ is one of the first tracks we’re hearing from it (or at least a taster of what to expect). It’s pure 70’s pop with surprisingly, for him, simplistic lyrics that are lacking in cynicism.
With quite a bit of promo recently in the way of the bad 6 Music interview, writing lyrics for the House of Cards intro and sharing a demo intended for a Prius advert; maybe this is the start of something new from Josh Tillman.
The track description on Soundcloud is simply, “Why not”