Listen: Ariel Pink previews new album with ‘Black Ballerina’

4AD releases ‘pom pom’ this November.

LA’s Ariel Pink is streaming ‘Black Ballerina’, the latest song to be lifted from his 17-track, hour long-plus new record ‘pom pom’.

The follow up to ‘Mature Themes’ is due out 17th November via 4AD - on the same date, Ariel Pink headlines London Scala.

‘Black Ballerina’ mixes reversed vocals and crunching beats and Pink’s customary ‘80s looking glass approach, glam vocals linking up with fake Irish accents.

Alongside the new song, Ariel Pink’s confirmed more dates, taking him through to February 2015.

Listen to ‘Black Ballerina’ here and catch up with ‘Put Your Number In My Phone’ here.


17 London, Scala

28 Los Angeles, CA Regent Theater


24 Melbourne, Brisbane Show

28 Sydney, Oxford Arts Factory

29 Perth, The Bakery


07 San Francisco, Bimbo’s

09 Portland, Hawthorne

10 Seattle, Neumo’s

11 Vancouver, Rickshaw

13 Salt Lake City, Urban Lounge

14 Denver, Bluebird

16 Minneapolis, Fine Line

17 Chicago, Thalia Hall

18 Detroit, Crofoot Ballroom

19 Toronto, Phoenix

20 Montreal, National

21 Boston, Paradise ROck Club

23 Washington, 9:30 Club

24 Philadelphia, Union Transfer

25 New York, Terminal 5


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