Things are snowballing: The Avalanches hide new song ‘Subways’ on phone hotline

The Avalanches hide new song ‘Subways’ on phone hotline

The mysterious fellas are at it again!

Mysterious Aussie fellas The Avalanches are at it again - they’ve hidden a new song called ‘Subways’ on a phone line. 

Beady-eyed fans first clocked the number on posters which appears around London. Phone it, and the line plays new music on a loop. According to Shazam, it’s a new Avalanches track called ‘Subways’.

The latest crafty hints come shortly after The Avalanches shared a video starring Father John Misty and Ariel Pink, and hinted at a new album. 

The band - who released their last album ‘Since I Left You’ in 2000 - make their live return with a headline show at London’s Oval Space. They’re also set to play at Primavera and Brighton’s Wild Life festival.

The Avalanches will play Wild Life (11th-12th June), where DIY is an official media partner. Tickets are on sale now. Visit for more information.