IDLES Announce New Album Crawler

IDLES have announced CRAWLER, their forthcoming release will drop on November 12, 2021 via Partisan Records
IDLES have announced New LP CRAWLER

IDLES have announced CRAWLER, their forthcoming release will drop on November 12, 2021 via Partisan Records The LP was recorded at Real World Studios in Bath during the COVID-19 pandemic and co-produced by Kenny Beats (Vince Staples, Freddie Gibbs) and IDLES guitarist Mark Bowen. Crawler’s Lead-single is “The Beachland Ballroom,” now and is accompanied by an official video directed by LOOSE.

Says Joe Talbot of the track, “It’s the most important song on the album, really. There’s so many bands that go through the small rooms and dream of making it into the big rooms. Being able to write a soul tune like this made me go, fuck — we’re at a place where we’re actually allowed to go to these big rooms and be creative and not just go through the motions and really appreciate what we’ve got. The song is sort of an allegory of feeling lost and getting through it. It’s one that I really love singing.”

Adds Mark Bowen, “I didn’t know Joe could sing like that. He’s been trying to write ‘Be My Baby’ since the very beginning, but he didn’t want to be the punk guy wearing the Motown clothes. He wanted it to feel natural, and this song is.”

IDLES
Crawler
tracklisting

MTT 420 RR
The Wheel
When the Lights Come On
Car Crash
The New Sensation
Stockholm Syndrome
The Beachland Ballroom
Crawl!
Meds
Kelechi
Progress
Wizz
King Snake
The End

IDLES
2021 North American tour dates:

Oct. 7: Saint Paul, Mn. (Palace Theatre)
Oct. 8: Chicago (Riviera Theatre – SOLD OUT)
Oct. 9: Detroit (Saint Andrew’s Hall – SOLD OUT)
Oct. 10: Columbus, Ohio (Newport Music Hall – SOLD OUT)
Oct. 12: Boston (House of Blues – SOLD OUT)
Oct. 13: Philadelphia (The Fillmore)
Oct. 15: New York (Terminal 5 – SOLD OUT)
Oct. 16: New York (Terminal 5)
Oct. 17-18: Washington, D.C. (9:30 Club – SOLD OUT)
Oct. 20: Asheville, N.C. (The Orange Peel – SOLD OUT)
Oct. 21: Nashville (Cannery Ballroom – SOLD OUT)
Oct. 22: Atlanta (Heaven at the Masquerade)
Oct. 25: Austin, Texas (Stubb’s – SOLD OUT)
Oct. 26: Dallas (Granada Theater – SOLD OUT)
Oct. 27: San Antonio, Tx. (Paper Tiger – SOLD OUT)
Oct. 28: Phoenix (The Pressroom – SOLD OUT)
Oct. 30-31: Pioneertown, Calif. (Pappy & Harriet’s – SOLD OUT)
Nov. 1: Pomona, Calif. (Glass House – SOLD OUT)
Nov. 3-5: Los Angeles (Fonda Theatre – SOLD OUT)
Nov. 6: San Francisco (The Warfield – SOLD OUT)
Nov. 8: Portland, Ore. (Crystal Ballroom – SOLD OUT)
Nov. 9: Seattle (Showbox – SOLD OUT)
Nov. 10: Seattle (Showbox SoDo – SOLD OUT)

Pre-order Crawler by IDLES HERE