Listen: Speedy Ortiz share stream of new album ‘Foil Deer

Follow-up to debut ‘Major Arcana’ is out via Carpark Records next week

Speedy Ortiz are streaming their new album ‘Foil Deer’ in full.

Ahead of its release on 20th April via Carpark Records, the follow-up to 2013’s debut album ’Major Arcana’ and last year’s ‘Real Hair’ EP is now available to hear via NPR’s ‘First Listen’ service.

‘Foil Deer’ features the singles ‘Puffer’, ‘The Graduates’, and ‘Raising The Skate’ which served as the album’s lead single. Speedy Ortiz will begin a North American tour next week. The dates are as follows:

APRIL
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

MAY
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

JUNE
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.

JULY
17 Louisville, KY @ Forecastle Festival

Tickets for Speedy Ortiz’s tour are on sale now and can be purchased here. Listen to ‘Foil Deer’ via NPR here.

‘Foil Deer’ tracklist.
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’

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