Rock band Mew have offered a first taste of their upcoming seventh studio album, Visuals, via a stream of the song “Carry Me To Safety.” Visuals will be released via Play It Again Sam (PIAS) on April 28, 2017.

Commenting on the fact that there was less time between albums, this time around, frontman Jonas Bjerre said: “The live shows around that album saw us hit a creative peak, writing tracks on-the-road and the spark was lit. Breaking the normal cycle felt right and we wanted to make an album spontaneously retaining the energy we’d generated on that world tour, rather than wait the normal three or four years.”

Be sure to catch the band during their short European tour in May. North American plans are currently in the works.

Visuals Track Listing:

01. Nothingness and No Regrets
02. The Wake Of Your Life
03. Candy Pieces All Smeared Out
04. In A Better Place
05. Ay Ay Ay
06. Learn Our Crystals
07. Twist Quest
08. Shoulders
09. Videos
10. Zanzibar
11. Carry Me To Safety

Tour Dates:

05/17 – Paradiso – Amsterdam, Netherlands
05/19 – Point Ephemere – Paris, France
05/20 – Trix – Antwerp, Belgium
05/21 – Trinity – Bristol, UK
05/22 – 02 Ritz – Manchester, UK
05/23 – Shepherds Bush Empire – London, UK
05/25 – Luxor – Köln, Germany
05/26 – Knust – Hamburg, Germany
05/27 – Immergut Festival – Neutrelitz, Germany


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