Four years on from ‘Shriek’, Wye Oak are set to release a new album.
The band’s fifth record, ‘The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs’, is sue out on 6th April through Merge. For it, Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack flew to each other’s cities (Durham, North Carolina for Jenn and Marfa, Texas for Andy) to bunker down in home studios in order to combine their separate song sketches. The result is set to be some of their biggest and boldest music to date. See the tracklisting below.
02. The Instrument
03. The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs
05. It Was Not Natural
07. My Signal
08. Say Hello
09. Over And Over
10. You Of All People
12. I Know It’s Real
The band have also shared the title sweeping track and details of a tour around North America and European. Their European dates include a string of shows in the UK and Ireland, which will kick off in May. Tickets are on sale from Thursday 1st February.
Listen to ‘The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs’ and see Wye Oak’s upcoming European tour dates below.
20 Amsterdam, Paradiso Noord
21 Rotterdam, Motel Mozaique Festival
22 Luxembourg, De Gudde Wellen
25 Berlin, BiNuu
26 Prague, MeetFactory
27 Vienna, Fluc
29 Zurich, Bogen F
01 Brussels, Le Nuits Botanique @ Rotonde
03 London, Village Underground
04 Manchester, Deaf Institute
05 Liverpool, Liverpool Sound City
06 Dublin, Whelan’s