Listen: Speedy Ortiz reveal new track ‘The Graduates’

The band’s forthcoming album ‘Foil Deer’ lands on 20th April.

Speedy Ortiz have unveiled another new cut from their forthcoming third album, ‘Foil Deer’.

The band, who release the follow-up to their 2013 record ‘Major Arcana’ on 20th April through Carpark Records, have now showcased ‘The Graduates’, an assertive pop earworm of a track packed with crunchy guitars and eloquent lyrics.

It follows on from the first preview of the record, which came last month in the form of ‘Raising The Skate’.

The tracklisting of ‘Foil Deer’ is as follows.

1. Good Neck
2. Raising The Skate
3. The Graduates
4. Dot X
5. Homonovus
6. Puffer
7. Swell Content
8. Zig
9. My Dead Girl
10. Ginger
11. Mister Difficult
12. Dvrk Wvrld

Listen to ‘The Graduates’ below.

The band also have a massive US tour coming up. The dates are as follows.

22 Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
24 Hamden, CT @ The Space
25 New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom
26 Philadelphia, PA @ Johnny Brenda's
28 Pittsburgh, PA @ Cattivo
29 Cleveland Heights, OH @ Grog Shop
30 Chicago, IL @ The Empty Bottle

01 Madison, WI @ The Frequency
02 Minneapolis, MN @ 7th St. Entry
03 Iowa City, IA @ Gabe's Oasis
04 Champaign, IL @ Highdive
06 Washington, DC @ Black Cat
07 Richmond, VA @ Strange Matter
08 Carrboro, NC @ Cat's Cradle ­ Back Room
09 Atlanta, GA @ Shaky Knees Festival
11 Tampa, FL @ The Crowbar
13 New Orleans, LA @ Gasa Gasa
14 Houston, TX @ Walter's Downtown
15 Austin, TX @ Red 7
16 Dallas, TX @ Club Dada
21 Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo
22 Santa Ana, CA @ Constellation Room
23 Santa Cruz, CA @ The Catalyst Atrium
25 Portland, OR @ Mississippi Studios
26 Vancouver, BC @ The Cobalt
27 Seattle, WA @ Barboza
29 Salt Lake City, UT @ Kilby Court
30 Denver, CO @ Larimer Lounge
31 Kansas City, MO @ The Riot Room

01 Columbia, MO @ Rose Music Hall
02 St. Louis, MO @ Firebird
04 Detroit, MI @ UFO Factory
05 Toronto, ON @ The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern
06 Montreal, QC @ Bar Le "Ritz" P.D.B.

17 Louisville, KY @ Forecastle Festival

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