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.
As part of this year's Record Store Day celebrations, ever-exciting New York indie label Sacred Bones have pieced together a limited run of their Todo Muere Volume 3 compilation – which features 'B Minor' from Brooklyn rockers The Men. Sprouting from recent New Moon sessions, this million-miles-per-hour track is a raw and rollicking rendition packed with fuzzy guitars and furious drumming. Typically energetic and brilliantly brash; 'B Minor' is fine stuff indeed from The Men and Sacred Bones. [read more]