Phoenix unveil new single, 'Entertainment' [Listen]
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).
Two things we like about the track:
- 1. The lyric: "I'd rather be alone"
- 2. The kung-fu quality running throughout it. Wow.
Verdict: It's good to have you back, guys.
Check out 'Entertainment' below, which premiered on Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1 show this evening, along with the album tracklisting.
- The Real Thing
- S.O.S In Bel Air
- Trying To Be Cool
- Drakkar Noir
- Oblique City
Per the band's Facebook page, Phoenix released some monster details on the deluxe edition of its upcoming Bankrupt! LP. [read more]
One lucky band could get the chance to support Phoenix in Berlin this November, as Beckâs launches its Shape Your Music Experience initiative. Bands should head over to the Beckâs Myspace page, leaving a link to their best track, before Sunday 3rd October. Entries will be judged by a panel featuring the band and NMEâs Jamie Hodgson. Phoenix are the latest music act to collaborate with Beckâs on limited edition labels for its bottles and cans. They join Ladyhawke ... (continued) [read more]