Sneaked away at the bottom of a piece in the Omaha City Weekly:
Also with recording plans for the winter is Conor Oberst. Beginning in the new year, Oberst is slated to begin recording two new albums — one a solo record in Mexico (?) with Jake Bellows playing a role and another with a new band being formed with M Ward.
There are people - I can give you a list - who will be unable to sit on their seats at thought of a band featuring Conor and M.
Conor, Conor, Conor...
"Okay..." said Conor, lowering his arm, "but I wish I'd never taught you that damn safe word..."