News Sorry announce second album ‘Anywhere But Here’

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Check out new single ‘Let The Lights On’ now.

Two years on since the release of debut LP ‘925’, Sorry have announced that their second album ‘Anywhere But Here’ will be out on 7th October on Domino.

Speaking on the new record, Asha Lorenz says, “Anywhere But Here! We approached the album differently from the first one, it was more of a live band process and the outcome has made it feel rawer and more sincere… we think. We wanted every song to have its own gravity but also have little snippets, or lyrical patterns that repeat, grow - metamorphosis. Everyone started to feel a bit alien in the last couple years with all that’s happened. It’s kind of weird being from London, growing up here, like anyone who’s been in the same place for ages. How all the landmarks, places, even people are the same, but it still feels different. I think we want things to change, or we think they will, but it kind of just happens again but in a different way. That sound is kind of the sound I imagine when you moan or cum or deep cry – it’s like rebirth. It’s the shedding of a skin!”

Revealing new track ‘Let The Lights On’ alongside the news, the band say, “It’s a fun love song for the club. A bittersweet track for us. It kinda touches on how you want to be honest and say things directly, but in the end that can also ruin them. If you’ve got a light don’t let it go out… sometimes you have to leave things behind but it’s hard to do. We tried to make it a bit ironic by saying things very plainly and direct. It’s the last song we wrote from the album and came out of us trying to find something more upbeat for the album. It started off as a dancey song with driving bass and drums and became more poppy when we played it with the band and recorded it.”

Check it out below.

‘Anywhere But Here’ Tracklisting:
1. Let The Lights On
2. Tell Me
3. Key To The City
4. Willow Tree
5. There’s So Many People That Want To Be Loved
6. I Miss The Fool
7. Step
8. Closer
9. Baltimore
10. Hem of the Fray
11. Quit While You’re Ahead
12. Screaming In The Rain
13. Again

See Sorry live at the following dates:

JULY
30 | All Together Now Festival, Portlaw

AUGUST
13 | Sur Le Lac Festival, Eggersriet

OCTOBER
13 | Urban Spree, Berlin
14 | EKKO, Amsterdam
15 | Pop Up, Paris
25 | Chalk, Brighton
26 | Metronome, Nottingham
27 | Brudenell Social Club, Leeds
28 | Stereo, Glasgow
29 | Academy 2, Dublin
31 | Fleece, Bristol

NOVEMBER
01 | White Hotel, Manchester
02 | Electric Brixton, London

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