Phoenix announce new album, Bankrupt
Following a mysterious post on their Facebook page earlier this evening, and a video featuring snippets of music on their visually frustrating website, Phoenix have confirmed the title of their forthcoming new album.
The album is titled Bankrupt, but that's the only information we have right now.
Their last album, Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix, was released in 2009.
Tomorrow the awesome Field Day Festival hits Victoria Park, giving you the opportunity to see a plethora of amazing musical goodness. With so many great acts playing we decided to put together a top five list of the bands you should be check out. We've also put together a lovely spotify playlist too. Enjoy. Top 5 Picks // Field Day 2010 1. Phoenix Sunny days in parks are what Phoenix soundtrack the best. Anyone that saw their storming Glastonbury set would testify to this... (continued) [read more]
Despite the constant criticism of the website, the layout and the programme release times, Field Day has always had moderate success because of its brilliant line ups. This year was no exception to any of the rules, with brilliant bands such as Phoenix, Caribouand Atlas Sound contrasted with the perennially difficult to use and read website, stages that were too small and too close and the problems with releasing the stage times (no one got the official programme before 9AM, thoug... (continued) [read more]
Phoenix have unveiled the first single from their forthcoming new album, Bankrupt!, which is the band's fifth album, and the follow-up to 2009's Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix (released on April 22nd). [read more]