NEWS

Following the announcement of their 'Sod in the Seed' EP, out 14 August on City Slang, WHY? have today announced that they will be releasing their new album "Mumps, etc." on October 1 in Europe and October 8 in the UK (October 2 in North America via Anticon). Tracklisting and tour dates after the jump...

The band have also revealed the cover art - watch the video above to see the elaborate production that lead to the final artwork.

Here is the tracklisting:

1. Jonathan's Hope
2. Strawberries
3. Waterlines
4. Thirteen On High
5. White English
6. Danny
7. Sod In The Seed
8. Distance
9. Thirst
10. Kevin's Cancer
11. Bitter Thoughts
12. Paper Hearts
13. As A Card
And here is the loooong fall tour:

October:

05 DE Düsseldorf - New Fall Festival

06 FR Evreux - L'Abordage

07 FR Paris - La Maroquinerie

08 GB Brighton - Old Market

09 GB London - Electric Ballroom

10 GB Manchester - Central Methodist Church

11 GB Bristol - Fleece

12 GB Glasgow - SWG3

13 GB Oxford - The Bullingdon

15 DE Berlin - Volksbühne

November:

09  CZ Prague - Meetfactory

10  DE Leipzig - Centraltheater

11  DE Nuremberg - K4

14  HR Zagreb - NKC Park

15  IT Rome - Locanda Atlantide

16  IT Arezzo - Karemaski

17  IT Bologna - Locomotiv

18  IT Milano - Agora

20  AT Vienna - Arena

22  CH St.Gallen - Palace

22  DE Wiesbaden - Schlachthof

23  FR Muhlouse - Generq Festival

24  FR Lyon - Epicerie Moderne

25  FR Grenoble - L'amperage

26  FR Montpellier - Le Rockstore

27  FR Toulouse - Connexion

28  FR Bordeaux - I-Boat

29  FR Nantes - Stereolux

30  NL Utrecht - Le Guess Who?

December:

01  BE Brussels - Autumn Falls Festival @ Botanique

03  DE Cologne - Gebäude 9

04  DE Hamburg - Übel & Gefährlich

06  ISR Tel Aviv - Barbi

 



You can listen to another beautiful new track from upcoming Calexico release 'Algiers', out 7 September 2012, below via the Soundcloud player. Above is a video showing Joey Burns and John Convertino performing a duo-version of the same track live in Algiers Point.  The full band will be back on tour in September and October - all tourdates and ticket links here



Here it is - the second trailer for new Get Well Soon video "Roland, I Feel You", coming 14th August 2012...