Field Music launched historical-based idea album Making a New World this time final 12 months, and so they’re at the moment placing the ending touches on their subsequent document. While brothers Peter and David Brewis have not introduced particulars on the album, they’ve an early style through terrific new single “Orion from the Street.”
With fretless bass and large, crashing drums, this recollects early-’80s prog pop like Peter Gabriel and Bill Nelson, a method Field Music have dipped into earlier than (Tones on Town, Commontime). Says Peter, “I wrote it in a daze – it’s full of accidental quotes and allusions – the first couple of lines I overheard in a Cary Grant documentary but they sum up the whole song – how intense impressions of love, hate, grief and guilt can be an almost hallucinatory experience.” It’s a stunning, dazzling quantity and you may pay attention under.
Meanwhile, Field Music have introduced fall UK tour dates for October. “I don’t know about you but I’m ready to see some tiny glimmers of light the horizon,” says David. “It would be nice to have a few things to look forward to, wouldn’t it? Well, all things being equal, we are heading out on a UK tour in October. October sounds plausible, doesn’t it? We hope very much we can see you out there. We’ll make sure the merch table is fully stocked with hand sanitizer.”
Dates are listed of their tour flyer under.