Deerhunter recording new album
Deerhunter have confirmed they're working with Nicolas Vernhes on their new album.
According to a profile with Rolling Stone, the band whittled down 250 tracks to a more palatable 12 for the album sessions. Bradford Cox has also teased its direction, claiming it's "a nocturnal garage record."
The follow-up to 2010's Halcyon Digest is yet untitled, but the second we have more information you'll find it in the news section. [via Exclaim]
Deerhunter have announced that âMemory Boyâ will be the second single to be taken from Halcyon Digest album. âMemory Boyâ is set for release on April 11th. Meanwhile, you can catch the band live as they visit the UK next month as part of their European tour. Tour Dates: March 26 â Belfast, The Stiff Kitten 28 â Glasgow, Oran Mor 29 â Leeds, The Irish Centre 30 â Manchester, Sound Control 31 â London, Shepherds Bush Empire Click here to buy tickets [read more]
Featuring Nico Vernhes on production, Microcastle marked Deerhunter's 4AD debut release and was recorded over the course of a week in Brooklyn. [read more]
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