Wednesday, November 4, 2009

New Albums: Spoon and Los Campesinos!

I do realize this is old news, but it is to good to pass up not talking about. The almighty Spoon will be releasing their 7th album, Transference, on January 25, 2010 on Merge Records. Anyone who does not understand why I am excited about this, it's Spoon people! The track list follows, along with live mp3s from the lovely people at Stereogum of some upcoming tracks preformed live. Also the band today has released the a new song from the album on their Myspace. Titled "The Mystery Zone", apparently the band really loved that piano on "Ghost of You Lingers". Expect cover art and tour dates to come soon.

Track List:
1. "Before Destruction"
2. "Is Love Forever?"
3. "The Mystery Zone"
4. "Who Makes Your Money"
5. "Written In Reverse"
6. "I Saw The Light"
7. "Trouble Comes Running"
8. "Goodnight Laura"
9. "Out Go The Lights"
10. "Got Nuffin"
11. "Nobody Gets Me But You"

(mp3) Spoon-Is Love Forever? (Live) (via Stereogum)
(mp3) Spoon-Written in Reverse (Live) (via Stereogum)


Spoon Website
Spoon Myspace
Merge Records


Also Los Campesinos! have released the track list and title of their new album, Romance is Boring. It will be rleased on Febuary 1 in the UK and January 26 in the US and Canada (Yea!) the band has alos announced a UK tour for the album, to take place early next year (Boo!). Tracklist and tour dates follow.

Track List:
1.In Medias Res
2.There Are Listed Buildings
3.Romance Is Boring
4.We’ve Got Your Back (Documented Minor Emotional Breakdown #2)
5.Plan A
7.Straight In At 101
8.Who Fell Asleep In
9.I Warned You: Do Not Make An Enemy Of Me
10.Heart Swells/100-1
11.I Just Sighed. I Just Sighed, Just So You Know
12.A Heat Rash In The Shape Of The Show Me State; or, Letters From Me To Charlotte
13.The Sea Is A Good Place To Think Of The Future
14.This Is A Flag. There Is No Wind
15.Coda: A Burn Scar In The Shape Of The Sooner State

Tour Dates:
11 Feb Wrexham, Central Station (14+)
12 Feb Liverpool, EVOL@O2 (14+)
13 Feb York, Fibbers (14+)
15 Feb Aberdeen, Tunnels (14+)
16 Feb Dundee, Dog House (14+)
17 Feb Edinburgh, Bongo (18+)
18 Feb Derby, The Venue (14+)
19 Feb Leicester, The Musician (14+)
21 Feb Cambridge, Junction (14+)
22 Feb Norwich, Arts Centre (14+)
23 Feb Brighton, Audio New Slang Night (16+)
24 Feb Portsmouth, Wedgewood Rooms (14+)
25 Feb London, KOKO (15+)
26 Feb Falmouth, Princess Pavillion (ALL AGES)
27 Feb Bristol, Thekla (14+)
01 Mar Birmingham, The Rainbow (18+)
02 Mar Northampton, Roadmender (14+)
03 Mar Reading, Plug & Play (16+)
04 Mar Kingston, Banquet New Slang (18+)


Los Campesinos! Website
Wichita Records

No comments:

Post a Comment