After an Instagram post of the two of them in a recording studio in Austin appeared, Jensen confirmed at Salute to Supernatural Chicago 2019, he and Steve Carlson had been working on writing and recording original music together over the last eight months.
After a series of teaser photos and video clips, it was revealed that they were recording under the band name Radio Company.
- Clip of Jensen and Steve playing an original song "Cannonball".
- Clip of Jensen and Steve playing an original song "Let Me Be".
From the Radio Company website:
- Radio Company was formed in 2018 in Austin, TX as a collaboration between Jensen Ackles and Steve Carlson. The two have been writing and performing together for nearly 15 years. While roommates in Los Angeles the two developed a short hand in writing music together. Carlson’s award-winning 2014 Rockumentary, titled “Different Town”, was inspired by the song, of the same title, that was written by the two while traveling. A few years later, Ackles and Carlson relocated to Austin, TX and decided to form Radio Company. The duo recently recorded their debut album at the legendary Arlyn Studios. Other musicians on the album include Chris Masterson (Steve Earle, Son Volt, Shooter Jennings), Bukka Allen (Jack Ingram, Ryan Bingham, Joe Walsh), Warren Hood (Little Feat, Lyle Lovett, Bruce Robison, Alejandro Escovedo, Joe Ely), Brian Standefer (Ryan Bingham, Ben Kweller, Reckless Kelly).
- The long-awaited debut album comes out in Fall of 2019 and guarantees the dynamic songwriting and tasteful production which fans have come to love over the years.