Husky-voiced Jesus lookalike Ray Lamontagne is preparing the release of his third album.

'Gossip In the Grain' will be released in September, and was produced by Ethan Johns, who helmed Lamontagne's first two records.

It also features singer/songwriter Leona Naess on two tracks, and one song is an homage to White Stripes drummer Meg White, called.. er.. 'Meg White'.

The tracklisting for 'Gossip In the Grain' is:

"Let It Be Me"

"Hey Me, Hey Mama"


"I Still Care For You"

"Winter Birds"

"Meg White"

"Achin' All The Time"

"Henry Nearly Killed Me (It's A Shame)"

"A Falling Through"

"Gossip In The Grain"