Manchester Orchestra are currently streaming their upcoming album, COPE. The album, which is set to be released next Tuesday, April 1st, is the follow-up to 2011’s Simple Math.
Until this point, the band have already shared several of the new tracks with fans over the past few months. Tracks previously released include “Top Notch,” the title track “Cope,” and “Every Stone.”
When asked about goal of the fourth album, frontman Andy Hulls said, “we wanted to make the kind of album that’s missing at this time in rock. Something that’s just brutal and pounding you over the head with every track, something unrelenting and unapologetic.”
You can now listen to the full “unrelenting and unapologetic” record on YouTube or right here. For those who dig the new album, it is currently available for pre-order on iTunes.
Don’t forget that Manchester Orchestra will be heading out on tour beginning on April 7th in Bristol, U.K. at The Fleece. After a few days across the pond, the Atlanta-based band will return to the United States On April 17th for their North American tour. Dates for the tour which also features Balance & Composure and Kevin Devine can be found here.