The Skinny: Refused is streaming their anticipated new album, Freedom, which comes out June 29 on Epitaph, in its entirety online now – listen below! Freedom is the band’s first new album since their iconic 1998 album The Shape of Punk to Come.

If Shape blasted apart the constraints of the punk and hardcore world, Freedom goes a step further by incorporating the wide-ranging influences that have shaped band members’ personal tastes. The impending release of Freedom has returned the band firmly to the present tense.

Freedom was produced by Nick Launay. “Elektra” and “366” were produced and co-written by fellow Swede and longtime Refused fan Shellback, who is the No. 1 producer on Billboard and the No. 1 songwriter as well.

Freedom Track Listing:

01. Elektra
02. Old Friends / New War
03. Dawkins Christ
04. Françafrique
05. Thought Is Blood
06. War On The Palaces
07. Destroy The Man
08. 366
09. Servants Of Death
10. Useless Europeans

Tour Dates:

06/27 – Provinssi, Seinäjoki, Finland
07/02 – Gdynia, Poland, Opener Festival
07/11 – Rock im Ring Festival, Collalbo, Italy
07/16 – Resurrection Fest, Viveiro, Spain
07/17 – Slottsfjell, Tonsberg, Norway
07/18 – Bukta Tromso Open Air Festival, Tromso, Norway
07/30 – Atlanta, GA – Masquerade Music Park
07/31 – Raleigh, NC – Red Hat Amphitheater
08/01 – Philadelphia, PA – Mann Center
08/02 – Columbia, MA – Merriweather Post Pavilion
08/04 – Boston, MA – Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
08/05 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
08/07 – Toronto, ON – Ricoh Coliseum
08/28 – Leeds Festival, UK
08/29 – Pure & Crafted Festival, Gräfenhainichen, Germany
08/30 – Reading Festival, UK

07/30-09/07 – with Faith No More


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