:: The Kooks are back with an infectious new album. Check it out!
Listen drops officially in the UK/Europe on September 08, 2014 via Virgin Records (Germany, Austria and Switzerland September 05). North America sees release of Listen on September 09. The album will be available as download, CD and 12″ Gatefold Vinyl. Additionally, the band offers a Deluxe Bundle including album CD with four bonus tracks and a band-signed print. You can buy digitally from iTunes (Standard / Deluxe) or order your physical copy from The Kooks Store.
The entire album is now streaming exclusively over at The Kooks website. The Kooks recorded Listen with London-based hip hop producer Inflo who also co-wrote all songs except We Are Electric.
Bad Habit is the current single from Listen, listen to the song above. The official video for previous single Forgive & Forget is directed by Ivana Bobic and premiered 3 weeks ago, watch it above. Second single Around Town also comes with a fantastic music video directed by Ryan Hope for The Director’s Bureau. The Kooks are touring North America in September, watch the Around Town clip and check out the upcoming dates below.
01. Around Town
02. Forgive & Forget
04. See Me Now
05. It Was London
06. Bad habit
09. We Are Electric
11. Sweet Emotion
14. Keep Your Head Up
16. Down [Video]
Upcoming Tour Dates:
Tue 09 Sep 2014 // Calvia, Mallorca, Spain // Mallorca Rocks
Wed 10 Sep 2014 // Sant Antony de Portmany, Ibiza, Spain // Ibiza Rocks
Wed 24 Sep 2014 // Santa Ana, CA, USA // The Observatory
Thu 25 Sep 2014 // Los Angeles, CA, USA // The Wiltern
Fri 26 Sep 2014 // San Diego, CA, USA // House Of Blues
Sun 28 Sep 2014 // Portland, OR, USA // Wonder Ballroom
>> The full touring schedule is available here.
music OMH − The Kooks – Listen [Review]
More ‘The Kooks’ on Music Pickings:
2014, May 02 − New EP: Down (2014/04/18)
2011, Nov 05 − The Kooks LIVE TONIGHT
2011, Sep 13 – Out Now: The Kooks – Junk Of The Heart (2011/09/09)