The Hold Steady have introduced their eighth album ‘Open Door Coverage’ – hear to steer single ‘Household Farm’ beneath.
Following on from final yr’s ‘Thrashing Thru The Passion’, the 11-track file is due for launch in February on the band’s Constructive Jams label (by way of Thirty Tigers).
It was recorded at The Clubhouse in Rhinebeck, New York alongside producer Josh Kaufman and engineer D. James Goodwin. Musicians Stuart Bogie (Arcade Fire), Jordan McLean, Cassandra Jenkins, Annie Nero and Matt Barrick additionally contributed to the album.
“’Open Door Coverage’ was very a lot approached as an album vs. a set of particular person songs, and it seems like our most musically expansive file,” defined singer Craig Finn in a press launch.
“This album was written and nearly completely recorded earlier than the pandemic began, however the songs and tales discover energy, wealth, psychological well being, expertise, capitalism, consumerism, and survival – points which have compounded in 2020.”
Finn went on to say that first monitor ‘Household Farm’ “matches the invoice” by way of The Maintain Regular’s “most basic songs”, which he believes to be “driving rock songs with piano breaks”.
“The genesis of the track was the guitar riff that begins the track,” he added. “I used to be personally blissful to get a point out of Van Halen’s ‘Eruption’ within the lyrics, and I recognize it much more after Eddie Van Halen’s unfortunate recent passing.
“General, it seems like a track that will probably be enjoyable to play stay – uptempo, dynamic and a refrain with shout-along potential.”
You may pre-order/pre-save ‘Open Door Coverage’ here and discover its full tracklist beneath.
The Maintain Regular – ‘Open Door Coverage’ album paintings. CREDIT: Press
1. The Feelers
4. Household Farm
5. Disagreeable Breakfast
6. Heavy Covenant
7. The Prior Process
9. Me & Magdalena
10. Hanover Digital camera
11. Parade Days
Followers will be capable of catch The Maintain Regular’s Large Nights 2020 live-stream from this Friday. Happening at New York’s Brooklyn Bowl, the four-date digital occasion will see the band carry out units stuffed with basic and new tracks. You should purchase tickets and discover extra particulars here.
The Maintain Regular lately launched a 10th anniversary edition of their fifth studio album, ‘Heaven Is Whenever’.