Listen to Dirty Projectors

The forthcoming new Soiled Projectors album is rife with starry visitor appearances: Rostam, Robin Pecknold of Fleet Foxes, Expensive Nora and The Web’s Syd are all confirmed collaborators, and rumors of a Haim look are circulating. The LP, titled Lamp Lit Prose, is out later this summer season (July 13 by way of Domino Information), however the Brooklyn-based band have shared two very colourful singles to tide us over whereas we anticipate what’s certain to be a memorable album. The melodic protest monitor “That’s A Way of life,” which got here out Thursday, follows the beforehand launched “Break-Via,” an exploratory pop tune. “That’s A Way of life” arrives with an accompanying video, which you’ll be able to try beneath.
The video, an eye catching praise to the tune’s acoustic magic, pulls from historic Greek mythology to depict a collection of animated vignettes created by Kitty Faingold. Dave Longstreth, who’s been on the helm of the Soiled Projectors all through the years and over the course of a number of lineup adjustments, talks to Faingold in regards to the video and its creation in an interview, which you’ll be able to learn on the band’s web site.
Soiled Projectors aren’t recognized for sticking to 1 sound, and “That’s A Way of life” even performs with points of stomp and holler. However Soiled Projectors’ signature fusing abilities chime in at full blast, incorporating components of electronica into the 12-string acoustic fare. The tune is a playful, but irresistible romp.
The band is presently on a world tour, their first in 5 years, and three new vocalists/instrumentalists are becoming a member of the squadron: Felicia Douglass on percussion, Maia Friedman on guitar and Kristin Slipp on keyboards. Discover all their dates beneath.
Former Projectors member (and Longstreth’s ex-girlfriend) Amber Coffman notably left the band previous to their most up-to-date launch, a self-titled LP launched in February of 2017. Coffman launched her personal solo album shortly after, a springy assortment of affection songs and break-up anthems referred to as Metropolis of No Reply. In that very same season, Longstreth talked to Paste in regards to the band’s evolutions—learn that 2017 interview proper right here.
Once more, you’ll be able to hearken to “That’s A Way of life” beneath and discover the band’s tour dates additional down. Soiled Projectors additionally performed at Daytrotter greater than 10 years in the past and you’ll hearken to the 2007 session beneath, too.

Soiled Projectors Tour Dates:


15 – San Francisco, Calif. @ The Chapel

16 – San Francisco, Calif. @ The Chapel

17 – San Francisco, Calif @The Chapel

19 – Portland, Ore. @ Surprise Ballroom

21 – Seattle, Wash. @ The Crocodile

22 – Vancouver, B.C. @ Vogue (TD Vancouver Worldwide Jazz Pageant)

23 – Calgary, Alberta @ Sled Island Music & Arts Pageant

25- Salt Lake Metropolis, Utah @ City Lounge

26 – Denver, Colo. @ Bluebird Theater

28 – Santa Fe, N.M. @ Meow Wolf

29 – Dallas, Texas @ Bushes

30 – Houston, Texas @ White Oak Music Corridor


29 – Niigata Prefecture, Japan @ Fuji Rock Pageant


09 – Haldern, Germany @ Haldern Pop Pageant – Foremost Stage

09-11 – Gothenberg, Sweden @ Approach Out West Pageant

10 – Copenhagen, Denmark @ HAVEN Pageant – Foremost Stage

14 – Berlin, Germany @ Heimathafen

15 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Paradiso Noord (Tolhuistuin)
16- ’T Hasselt, Belgium @ Pukkelpop

16 -19 – Brecon Beacons, U.Okay. @ Inexperienced Man Pageant

19 – Glasgow, U.Okay. @ The Artwork Faculty

20 – Leeds, U.Okay. @ Riley Smith Corridor (Leeds Uni)

21 – London, U.Okay. @ Village Underground

22 – London, U.Okay. @ Village Underground (2nd evening)

24 – Boulogne Billancourt, France @ Rock En Seine

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