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Beak> (Portishead’s Geoff Barrow) Announce New Album, Share New Song “Brean Down”

>>> Due Out September 21 via Invada/Temporary Residence Ltd.

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Beak>, the trio led by Portishead‘s Geoff Barrow (along with Billy Fuller and Will Young) have announced a new album, >>>, and shared its first single, “Brean Down.” >>> is due out September 21 via Invada Records/Temporary Residence Ltd. Check out “Brean Down” below, followed by the album’s tracklist and cover art, as well as their upcoming tour dates. Also below is a recent video of the band performing the album’s “Allé Sauvage” live at Invada Studios.

Redg Weeks, Invada’s Label Manager, had this to say about the album in a press release: “>>> definitely sounds like a step forward. The production and feel of the first two albums was like listening through frosted glass; a band playing behind a curtain. Now we are hearing Beak> in sharp focus, but without forfeiting what the band see as its ‘wrongness.’ This could be the result of having played bigger stages and festivals - something that was never part of the plan - or perhaps it is just a reaction to the infinite cut & paste fuzz pedal kraut bands on the planet.”

>>> Tracklist:

1. The Brazilian
2. Brean Down
3. Birthday Suit
4. Harvester
5. Allé Sauvage
6. Teisco
7. King Of The Castle
8. RSI
9. Abbots Leigh
10. When We Fall

Beak> Tour Dates:

August 16-19 - Green Man Festival, UK
August 31 - Margate Winter Gardens, UK*
September 3 - The Forum, London, UK*
October 4 - The Foundry, Sheffield, UK
October 7 - Columbia City Theater, Seattle, WA
October 8 - Star Theater, Portland, OR
October 10 - The Independent, San Francisco, CA
October 11 - Echoplex, Los Angeles, CA
October 12-14 - Desert Daze Festival, CA, US
October 15 - Lincoln Hall, Chicago, IL
October 17 - Mod Club, Toronto, ONT
October 19 - Elsewhere, Brooklyn, NY
November 30 - Sugarfactory, Amsterdam, NL
December 1 - Cactus Club, Bruges, BE
December 2 - Café De La Danse, Paris, FR
December 4 - Club Bahnhof Ehrendeld, Cologne, DE
December 5 - Nochtspeicher, Hamburg, DE
December 7 - Lido, Berlin, DE

*w/ Oh Sees

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