The Men begin recording new album
Roughly a month after the release of their critical darling Open Your Heart, Brooklyn art punks The Men are already at work on their next album, according to Pitchfork.
The newest material will be recorded in upstate New York during the band’s scheduled summer tour. As well, the group will be releasing a new 7” with ‘Jennifer'/'New Pop’ through Matador Records, which will be available May 22 via the company’s Going Home Alone subscription series.
Details on the record’s specifics, including a name and release date, aren’t yet available. Stay tuned for future information.
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"Having started out as a three-piece punk outfit in 2008, The Men have not only gone not from strength to strength, but from genre to genre, perfecting their command over every single one along the way. Now operating as a five-piece, the Brooklyn-based post-punk outfit take a no-one-is-frontman approach to performance and production that makes their music consistently fresh and versatile." Emma Garland meets The Men. [read more]
There's a slew of new albums coming out on 4th March, and The Men's new one Tomorrow's Hits is on that list. However, they've got a bit of a leg up as you can stream it in its entirety now! [read more]