Here's a band you probably haven't heard anything about for a while - The Besnard Lakes. Well, fear not any more, for we have a double whammy of news relating to that very band for you. Wonderful.
Firstly, they've got a new album coming out. It's called The Besnard Lakes Are The Roaring Night and is out March 8 through Jagjaguwar. There's a track off that very album, a single, entitled 'Albatross', which will be properly released on February 8. Click here to download that track, or stream it underneath, by clicking 'play', as you do.
Apt album art is below:
There will be a tour to accompany the release, as well, which takes places at these places on these dates:
24 - Brighton, Freebutt
25 - Liverpool, Academy
26 - Bristol, Arnolfini w/ Tunng | Tickets
27 - Leeds, Cockpit | Tickets
28 - Glasgow, Captain's Rest | Tickets
29 - Manchester, Dulcimer | Tickets
30 - Birmingham, Hare & Hounds | Tickets
31 - London, Cargo | Tickets
Main photo by Jessica Eaton