Garth Brooks has been talking about new music and a world tour since December, and he finally announced today exactly what to expect from him in the near future.

In a joint press conference with Garth and RCA / Sony Music Nashville, it was announced that Garth does have a new album in the works, with a new song expect to be released to radio in August, and the full album available around Thanksgiving.

Garth also stated that he will be making some of his music available for digital download! Garth told the crowd, "We've never allowed ourselves to go digital. That will begin within the next two or three weeks. Digital will be handled at GarthBrooks.com. It will be the only place where you can get Garth Brooks music."

Additionally, Garth stated that the official announcement for his upcoming world tour would be on Monday,

July 14th!

(Source All Access / Billboard)