News Porridge Radio announce new album ‘Waterslide, Diving Board, Ladder To The Sky’

Check out lead single ‘Back To The Radio’ now.

Set for release on 20th May, Porridge Radio have announced their brand new album ‘Waterslide, Diving Board, Ladder To The Sky’.

Sharing lead single ‘Back To The Radio’ alongside the news, Dana Margolin says, ‘“Back To The Radio’ feels like a huge introductory hello or a big ceremonial goodbye. I wrote it at the end of 2019 when we were gearing up for the release of Every Bad and I felt like a lot of things were coming that I wasn’t sure I knew how to handle. The song grew out of a feeling of intense loneliness and being unprepared for what everybody was promising me was about to happen – and a strong desire to escape without knowing what I wanted to escape to. To me there’s a huge feeling of catharsis in this song, of letting go and letting it sweep you away.”

Revisit our chat with the band all about their new album from our December 2021 / January 2022 issue now!

‘Waterslide, Diving Board, Ladder To The Sky’ Tracklisting:
1. Back To The Radio
2. Trying
3. Birthday Party
4. End Of Last Year
5. Rotten
6. U Can Be Happy If U Want To
7. Flowers
8. Jealousy
9. I Hope She’s OK 2
10. Splintered
11. The Rip
12. Waterslide, Diving Board, Ladder To The Sky

See Porridge Radio live at the following dates:

20 - Piccadilly Records, Manchester
22 - Brudenell Social Club (Crash Records), Leeds
24 - Rough Trade East, London
25 - Resident, Brighton
26 - Rough Trade, Bristol
26-29 - Spring Gathering Festival - Derbyshire
27-28 - Sea Change Festival - Totnes

15 - Doune The Rabbit Hole - Cardross Estate
21-24 - Blue Dot Festival - Cheshire

1-4 - End of the Road Festival - Wiltshire

20 - Foundry Sheffield - Sheffield
21 - The 1865 - Southampton
22 - Exeter Phoenix - Exeter
24 - Metronome - Nottingham
25 - Trinity - Bristol
26 - Cambridge Junction - Cambridge
28 - Saint Luke’s - Glasgow
29 - Academy 2 - Manchester
30 - Leeds Irish Centre - Leeds

01 - The Old Market - Brighton
02 - The Old Market - Brighton
03 - O2 Shepherds Bush Empire - London

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