After 40 years Bradford’s national institiution New Model Army show no signs of slowing down, indeed hugely acclaimed albums Between Dog And Wolf (2013) and Winter(2016) showed that the band, with singer and original member Justin Sullivan could still make music that was literate and more important relevant.

And now the band are back with a new album, From Here, out on August 23rd via Ear Music, and have announced a huge UK & European tour this Autumn. Tickets go on sale today over at
www.newmodelarmy.org / myticket.co.uk/artists/new-model-army

From Here was recorded earlier this year on the tiny Norwegian island of Giske at the beautiful Ocean Sound Recordings studio and reflects the spectacular isolation of that environment yet has profound messages for the world we all live in and the times we are experiencing.

“We all have different lives and different tastes in almost everything, including music”, say the band. “One thing we have in common is the love of bleak, open, cold, rugged landscapes – water, snow, rock. So this was the perfect place for us to work on something collectively – at all times while we were working, we could look up and see the sky, the sea and melting snow on the mountains, all in a constant state of change. So this album has a feel that is different to our other albums, but it still contains all the elements that characterise our peculiarly unidentifiable music – perhaps even more than ever. And ‘From Here’ was an obvious title. The record belongs to a very special place and a particular time – what is happening in the world, where we are as a band and where we are as people.”

 

The album will be released on August 23rd via EarMusic, ahead of a major UK & European tour later this year.From Here will be available as a CD Hardcover Mediabook, Double 180g-Vinyl Gatefold and Digital. A Strictly Limited 2LP Splattered Vinyl-Edition, a Limited 7” Vinyl Single and various bundles will be available via an exclusive direct to consumer web shop: newmodelarmy.tmstor.es

TRACKLIST
  1. Passing Through
  2. Never Arriving
  3. The Weather
  4. End Of Days
  5. Conversation
  6. great disguise
  7. Where I Am
  8. Hard way
  9. Watch And Learn
  10. Maps
  11. Setting Sun
  12. From Here
NEW MODEL ARMY – FROM HERE TOUR 2019
08             Oct           SOUTHAMPTON 1865 // UK
09             Oct           PARIS Maroquinerie // France
10             Oct           DORTMUND FZW // Germany
11             Oct           HAMBURG Markthalle // Germany
12             Oct           BERLIN Huxleys // Germany
13             Oct           POZNAN Tama // Poland
15             Oct           GDYNIA Ucho // Poland
16             Oct           WARSAW Proxima // Poland
17             Oct           WROCLAW Stary Klasztor // Poland
18             Oct           KRAKOW Kwadrat // Poland
19             Oct           BUDAPEST A38 // Hungary
22             Oct           WINTERTHUR Salzhaus // Switzerland
23             Oct           FRIBOURG Fri-Son // Switzerland
24             Oct           FREIBURG Jazzhaus // Germany
25             Oct           MUNCHEN Backstage // Germany
26             Oct           STUTTGART LKA // Germany
27             Oct           NURNBERG Hirsh // Germany
29             Oct           DRESDEN Beatpol // Germany
30             Oct           FRANKFURT Batschkapp // Germany
31             Oct           LOSHEIM Eisenbahnhalle // Germany
01             Nov          RIJKEVORSEL De Singer // Belgium
02             Nov          STRASBOURG La Laiterie // France
13             Nov          BRISTOL SWX // UK
14             Nov          LONDON Electric Ballroom // UK
15             Nov          CAMBRIDGE Junction // UK
16             Nov          LEEDS Stylus // UK
17             Nov          CARDIFF Tramshed // UK
19             Nov          CHESTER Live Rooms // UK
20             Nov          NEWCASTLE Boiler Shop // UK
21             Nov          EDINBURGH Liquid Rooms // UK
22             Nov          MANCHESTER o2 Ritz // UK
23             Nov          BIRMINGHAM o2 Institute // UK
30             Nov          ISTANBUL Zorlu PSM Studio // Turkey12             Dec           BRIGHTON Concorde 2 // UK
13             Dec           AMSTERDAM Melkweg // Netherlands
14             Dec           COLOGNE Palladium // Germany
21             Dec           NOTTINGHAM Rock City // UK

All tour dates, updates and more information to be found under: www.newmodelarmy.org


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