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Peter, Bjorn and John announce new album, Darker Days

The Swedish trio will also be hitting the road for a handful of European and North American dates

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    Peter Bjorn and John have announced their eighth studio album, Darker Days, which follows 2016’s Breakin’ Point. It’s due out on October 19th.

    Darker Days first began coming together in Stockholm at Atlantis Studios, where the songs were written in the immediate aftermath of Breakin’ Point. A concerted effort to, as a press release puts it, “strip away the noise,” however, has resulted in a careful, measured march towards a “composed and simple” album. The album’s construction began with the conjuring of its title, which Peter Morén, Björn Yttling and John Eriksson used as a jumping off point for their songs. Though composed separately, the songs each feature contributions from the individual members.

    Individually, Peter Morén, Björn Yttling and John Eriksson have stayed busy in the interim, with Yttlin, in particular, making waves by co-producing Neko Case’s latest and forming LIV with Lykke Li and members of Miike Snow.

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    Darker Days Artwork:

    darker days peter bjorn john album cover

    Peter, Bjorn and John will also be hitting the road this fall and winter for a handful of European and North American dates. See their full itinerary below.

    Peter, Bjorn and John 2018 Tour Dates:
    10/18 – Vienna, AT @ Flex
    10/19 – Prague, CZ @ Lucerna Music Bar
    10/20 – Berlin, DE @ Scope Festival
    11/29 – Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
    11/30 – Brooklyn, NY @ Rough Trade
    12/01 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom
    12/02 – Washington, DC @ Rock & Roll Hotel
    12/04 – Toronto, ON @ Velvet Underground
    12/05 – Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall
    12/07 – Santa Ana, CA @ Marty’s On Newport
    12/08 – Los Angeles, CA @ Teragram
    12/09 – San Francisco, CA @ Independent

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