With their second album ‘Tough Baby’ arriving on 16th September on Meat Machine, Crack Cloud are sharing their newest single ‘Costly Engineered Illusion’.
“We spent a week in Trenčín, Slovakia, over the summer producing a theatre representation of the housing crisis in Western Canada,” the collective say of the accompanying video. “It was our first venture into live theatre; the process was spontaneous, disorienting, and new. Finding synergy with Silvia Sviteková and her dance company was an elevating experience, reinforcing our mutual love for creative improvisation. The video is primarily a compilation of B roll from our time there.”
Check it out below.
‘Tough Baby’ Tracklisting:
1. Danny’s Message
2. The Politician
3. Costly Engineered Illusion
4. Please Yourself
5. Virtuous Industry
6. Tough Baby
8. 115 At Night
9. Afterthought (Sukhi’s Prayer)
10. Crackin Up
See Crack Cloud live at the following dates:
19 | Edinburgh, UK - Usher Hall (with Pavement)
21 | London, UK - EartH
22 | Manchester, UK - White Hotel
23 | Bristol, UK - Strange Brew
24 | Leeds, UK - Brudenell Social Club
25 | Brighton, UK - Chalk
27 | Paris, FR - Trabendo
28 | Lyon, FR - Marché Gare
29 | Amsterdam, NL - London Calling
31 | Brussels, BEL - Botanique @ Rotonde
02-05 | Reykjavik, ISL - Iceland Airwaves
05 | Berlin, GER - Pitchfork Music Festival Berlin @ Betonhalle
08 | Hamburg, GER - Molotow
09 | Copenhagen, DK - Loppen
11 | Leipzig, GER - TransCentury Update
14 | Orleans, FR - Astrolabe
15 | Rennes, FR - L'Antipode
16 | Poitiers, FR - Le Confort Moderne
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