The Naked and Famous Stream New Album

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Are you ready for The Naked and Famous’ new album? Well, even if you aren’t the band is currently giving fans the chance to listen to the new material a week ahead of time, much like many artist have been doing this year.

The New Zealand-based band gave fans a little taste of their new album when they released a new song titled, “Heart Like Ours” back at the end of July.

Today, the band revealed that fans could head on over to Noisey where they would get the chance to listen to their sophomore album about four days before its official release date. The new album is made up of 12 new tracks including “Heart Like Ours.”

The new album, In Rolling Waves will be the group’s sophomore album, following 2010’s Passive Me, Aggressive You and will hit stores on September 16th with a tour following a few weeks later (dates can be seen in full below).

For now, check out the album here.

While at Noisey you can also check out an interview that the site did with the band where they spoke to Thom Powers and Alisa Xayalith about the time they spend recording the album at Laurel Canyon in Los Angeles where many singer-songwriters spent their time in the seventies.

The Naked and Famous 2013 Tour Dates:
09/25 – San Diego, CA @ House of Blues
09/27 – Los Angeles, CA @ Wiltern
09/29 – Tucson, AZ @ Rialto Theater
10/01 – Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
10/02 – Austin, TX @ Stubbs
10/03 – Houston, TX @ House of Blues
10/05 – Atlanta, GA @ The Tabernacle
10/06 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
10/08 – Philadelphia, PA @ Electric Factory
10/10 – New York, NY @ Terminal 5
10/12 – Boston MA, @ House of Blues
10/14 – Toronto, ON @ Sound Academy
10/16 – Chicago, IL @ Riviera Theater
10/18 -Denver, CO @ Fillmore Auditorium

10/20 – Vancouver, BC @ Orpheum Theatre
10/21 – Seattle, WA @ Showbox Sodo
10/22 – Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater
10/24 – Las Vegas, NV @ The Cosmopolitan
10/25 – Oakland, CA @ Fox Theater
10/26 – Pomona, CA @ Fox Theater
11/01 – Stockholm, SE @ Debaser Medis
11/02 – Copenhagen, DK @ Grey Hall
11/03 – Oslo, NO @ Rockefeller
11/05 – Frankfurt, DE @ Gibson
11/06 -Hamburg, DE @ Markthalle

11/07 – Berlin, DE @ Kesselhaus
11/08 – Vienna, AT @ Gasometer
11/10 – Munich, DE @ Theatrefabrik
11/11 – Zurich, CH @ Komplex 457
11/12 – Brussels, BE @ Ab Box
11/14 – Paris, FR @ Trabendo
11/16 – Milan, IT @ Magnolia
11/18 – Cologne, DE @ Live Music Hall
11/19 – Amsterdam, NL @ Paradiso
11/21 – Manchester, UK @ Manchester Ritz
11/22 – Birmingham, UK @ HMV Institute
11/23 – Norwich, UK @ UEA
11/25 – Dublin, IE @ Olympia Theatre
11/26 – Belfast, UK @ The Limelight
11/27 – Glasgow, UK @ O2 ABC
11/29 – Bristol, UK @ O2 Academy Bristol
12/02 -London, UK @ O2 Shepherds Bush Empire

The Naked and Famous Release New Video

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The Naked and Famous have released the music video for their new song, “Hearts Like Ours.” The New Zealand-based band will be releasing their second full-length album titled, In Rolling Waveson September 17.

While touring their hearts out from 2010 through 2012, they had been writing new material, eventually returning to the recording studio this past March with engineer Billy Bush. In less than a month, they had complete all the recording and then head off to London to put the finishing on the album.

For fans who are excited for the new album, pre-orders can currently be purchased through iTunes.