The Making of If I Left the Zoo

It’s been a while, but we’re back with a new video on our Youtube Channel! Check out this compilation of “making of” videos that Jars of Clay posted to their website leading up to the release of If I Left the Zoo:

While you’re at it, why not join our weekly discussion of Jars of Clay’s albums over at the Jarchives Facebook Group?

Fewer than 25 Pre-Orders Needed to Bring TLFBTE Back to Vinyl!

Jars of Clay’s campaign to bring The Long Fall Back to Earth back to vinyl ends this Friday. Fewer than 25 pre-orders are needed for the band to reach their goal!

Pre-order your copy here.


Don’t forget to tell your friends and family about the campaign – if this project is successful, there’s a good chance we’ll see more classic Jars of Clay albums on vinyl in the future!

Free Download of Christmas for Cowboys; Blood:Water Christmas Music

Noisetrade has teamed up with Nashville venue The Basement East to offer a Christmas mixtape featuring bands from their “New Faces Nite” coming up on December 2nd:

Join us on Wednesday December 2nd for this special holiday edition in our New Faces Nite series at The Basement East, This FREE show includes a special performance from Jars of Clay, along with friends old and new, including Angel Snow, Kyle Andrews, Shannon LaBrie, and Danny Leggett. Download this special mixtape of holiday tunes, get ready to sing along, and we’ll see you at the show!

The mixtape features Jars of Clay’s cover of Christmas for Cowboys. Download it for free here, and check out The Basement East for more information about the show.

Speaking of Christmas Music, Blood:Water is offering their own collection of Christmas music! While Jars of Clay isn’t featured on the compilation, fans of the band will be familiar with offerings from their friends Sandra McCracken, Matthew Perryman Jones, and more. The songs come with a guide for Advent featuring devotional readings, scripture, and prayers.

Advent Guide

Download the music and the guide here. To learn more about Blood:Water, click here.


The Long Fall Back to Earth Now Available!

The deluxe re-release of Jars of Clay’s 2009 album, The Long Fall Back to Earth, is now available!

Click here to purchase the physical CD/DVD directly from the band, or click here to purchase the album on iTunes. You can also stream the album on Spotify, but if you like what you hear, we recommend supporting the band by actually buying the music 🙂

TLFBTE Deluxe Edition Tracklist Revealed

The deluxe edition of The Long Fall Back to Earth is now available for pre-ordering through iTunes, and with it comes the official tracklist:


  1. The Long Fall
  2. Weapons
  3. Two Hands
  4. Heaven
  5. Closer
  6. Safe to Land
  7. Headphones
  8. Don’t Stop
  9. Boys (Lesson One)
  10. Hero
  11. Scenic Route
  12. There Might Be a Light
  13. Forgive Me
  14. Heart
  15. Save My Soul (Bonus Track)
  16. Caught-Escape (Bonus Track)
  17. Love Won’t Let Us (Bonus Track)
  18. Headphones (Jeff Savage’s Tomorrowland Remix)
  19. Heaven (Jeff Savage’s Love of Silence Remix)
  20. Heart (Jeff Savage’s Solar Funk Remix)

Pre-Order The Long Fall Back to Earth (Deluxe Edition) on iTunes, or head over to Jars of Clay’s store to pre-order the physical CD/DVD.