It’s been a month since Billy Talent released their first new song in four years. On Friday (June 3), the Canadian band published the lyric video for the second single off of their upcoming new album, Afraid of Heights. Following the release of their first single/title track, “Afraid of Heights,” the band is now streaming “Louder than the DJ.” Listen to “Louder than the DJ” below.
Billy Talent’s new album, Afraid of Heights, is set to be released on July 29 through The End/Warner Music Canada. For those who are enjoying the two new songs, pre-orders for the album are currently available on the band’s website here. Afraid of Heights is the follow-up to the band’s fourth studio album, Dead Silence though in 2014 they released a greatest hits record titled, Hits.
While this record is supposed to be about the band’s return, the group was down a member during the recording of the album. It was revealed that drummer Aaron Solowoniuk was replaced during the recording session by Alexisonfire’s Jordan Hastings after experiencing a relapse with MS (multiple sclerosis).