The Shins have finally announced their first album since 2012’s Port of Morrow.
March 10th will see the pivotal indie band return with a new record Heartworms. According to a press release, it’s entirely written by James Mercer, and with the exception of “So Now What” (Richard Swift,) it is entirely self-produced as well. The band will also embark on a world tour that month, reaching hot spots North America and Europe.
Following their Halloween themed, “Dead Alive”, the band have shared a new single from the upcoming record, called “Name for You” with an accompanying lyric video. See for yourself below:
Also be sure to tune into “A Prairie Home Companion” on Jan 7th to hear The Shins first 2017 live performance. Heartworms is available to preorder via Aural Apothecary/Columbia Records.
03-02 Albuquerque, NM – El Rey Theatre
03-03 Phoenix, AZ – McDowell Mountain Music Festival
03-04 Pomona, CA – Fox Theater
03-06 San Diego, CA – Observatory North Park
03-07 San Diego, CA – Observatory North Park
03-28 Paris, France – Le Trianon
03-29 London, England – Eventim Apollo Hammersmith
03-30 Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Paradiso
04-22 North Charleston, SC – High Water Festival
04-23 North Charleston, SC – High Water Festival
06-15 Brooklyn, NY – Prospect Park Bandshell