:: Great. Really enjoying this LP a lot!
Next weeks sees release of the new TV On The Radio LP Seeds. It’s the fifth studio album by the Brooklyn-based art rock band, the follow-up to 2011’s Nine Types Of Light is also their first since the 2011 death of TVOTR bassist Gerard Smith who had died untimely a week after album release. Seeds also follows the two singles Million Miles and Mercy of last year which won’t appear on the album.
Seeds drops officially in the UK/Europe on November 17, 2014 via Harvest Records. Germany sees release on November 14 while North America has to wait until November 18 until Seeds arrives. The album will be available as download, CD and 12″ vinyl LP. You can buy digitally from iTunes or order your physical copy directly from TV On The Radio’s shop.
The album is now streaming in its entirety over at iTunes (US). The album is entirely produced by the band’s own Dave Sitek and was recorded at Sitek’s Federal Prism studio in Los Angeles in 2013 and 2014. Fans outside the US can stream a 90 seconds preview of each album song here.
Happy Idiot is the current second single taken from Seeds. The songs comes with a music video starring actors Paul Reubens as a car race driver and Karen Gillan as the girl he loves. The clip is directed by Danny Jelinek, written by comedian Jake Fogelnest and produced by Funny or Die, watch/listen above. TV On The Radio are touring North America until early December. You can check out the upcoming dates below and listen to previous single Careful You.
02. Careful You
03. Could You
04. Happy Idiot
05. Test Pilot
06. Love Stained
08. Right Now
Upcoming Tour Dates:
Thu 13 Nov 2014 // Montreal, Canada // Corona Theatre
Fri 14 Nov 2014 // Boston, MA, USA // Paradise
Sun 16 Nov 2014 // Washington, DC, USA // 9:30 Club
Mon 17 Nov 2014 // Philadelphia, PA, USA // Union Transfer
Tue 18 Nov 2014 // New York, NY, USA // Apollo Theater
Fri 21 – Sat 22 Nov 2014 // Brooklyn, NY, USA // Music Hall of Williamsburg
>> The full touring schedule is available here.
Drowned In Sound – TV On The Radio – Seeds [Review]
More ‘TV On The Radio’ on Music Pickings:
2013, Sep 21 − New Single: Million Miles (2013/08/27) [Official Video]
2012, July 24 − TV on the Radio – DLZ