Listen Eels release ‘Amateur Hour’

The track comes ahead of the release of new album ‘Extreme Witchcraft’.

Ahead of the release of their fourteenth studio album ‘Extreme Witchcraft’ on 28th January, Eels are sharing new single, and album opener, ‘Amateur Hour’.

Working with PJ Harvey producer and guitarist John Parish on the record, E says, “John Parish is one of the most even-tempered, polite people I’ve ever met. A true gentleman. Actually he’s probably THE most polite person I’ve ever met. But when he gets into the studio he becomes a mad scientist. If you make music with John Parish, you get stuff no one else does. He has a really unique toolbox and musical outlook. Perhaps his politeness is a coping mechanism to keep Mr. Hyde under control when he’s out of his laboratory.”

Have a listen to ‘Amateur Hour’ below.

‘Extreme Witchcraft’ Tracklisting:
1. Amateur Hour
2. Good Night On Earth
3. Strawberries & Popcorn
4. Steam Engine
5. Grandfather Clock Strikes Twelve
6. Stumbling Bee
7. The Magic
8. Better Living Through Desperation
9. So Anyway
10. What It Isn’t
11. Learning While I Lose
12. I Know You’re Right

See Eels live at the following dates:

11 - Telegraph Building, Belfast, UK
12 - Olympia Theatre, Dublin, Ireland
14 - Roundhouse, London, UK
15 - Albert Hall, Manchester, UK
16 - Barrowland, Glasgow, UK
17 - Rock City, Nottingham, UK
18 - 02 Guildhall, Southampton, UK
21 - Zenith, Munich, Germany
22 - Palladium, Cologne, Germany
23 - Edel-Optics Arena, Hamburg, Germany
25 - Verti Music Hall, Berlin, Germany
27 - La Cartonnerie — Reims, France
28 - Salle Pleyel, Paris, France
30 - Les Docks, Lausanne, Switzerland
31 - Hall 622, Zurich, Switzerland

01 - Live Club, Trezzo sull’Adda, Milan, Italy
02 - Estragon, Bologna, Italy
04 - Akvarium Klub, Budapest, Hungary
05 - Gasometer, Vienna, Austria
07 -Forest National, Brussels, Belgium
08 - AFAS Live, Amsterdam, Netherlands
10 - Razzmatazz — Barcelona, Spain
12 - Auditorio — Vigo, Spain
13 - La Riviera — Madrid, Spain

08 - Belly Up, San Diego, CA
09 - Fonda Theatre, Los Angeles, CA
10 - The UC Theatre, Berkeley, CA
12 - The Neptune Theatre, Seattle, WA
13 - Revolution Hall, Portland, OR
15 - Metro Music Bar, Salt Lake City, UT
16 - Boulder Theater, Boulder, CO
18 - Liberty Hall, Lawrence, KS
19 - First Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
20 - Metro, Chicago, IL
21 - Carnegie of Homestead Music Hall, Munhall (Pittsburgh), PA
22 - Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA
24 - Webster Hall, New York, NY
25 - The Fillmore, Silver Spring, MD
26 - Keswick Theatre, Glenside (Philadelphia), PA
27 - Cat’s Cradle, Carrboro, NC
28 - Variety Playhouse, Atlanta, GA

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