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Desaparecidos Announce New Album, “Payola,” First Record in 13 Years

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Releasing their only album Read Music / Speak Spanish in 2002, Conor Oberst’s punk outfit Desaparecidos have announced their long-awaited follow-up Payola. Due out June 23 on Epitaph, the forthcoming LP includes the newly shared single, “City on the Hill,” which features Cursive’s Tim Kasher. Co-produced by Mike Mogis, the album also features contributions from Against Me!‘s Laura Jne Grace and So So Glos. Pictured is the record’s cover art.

Oberst and the Desaparecidos first reunited back in 2010, engaging in a number of tours and releasing a series of singles. Previously released tracks such as “Anonymous” and “The Left Is Right” are included on Payola.

Coinciding with the album’s release the Desaparecidos have also announced plans for a number of new shows. Find their dates below.


01 The Left Is Right
02 The Underground Man
03 City on the Hill [ft. Tim Kasher]
04 Golden Parachutes [ft. Laura Jane Grace]
05 Radicalized
06 MariKKKopa
07 Te Amo Camila Vallejo
08 Ralphy’s Cut
09 Backsell
10 Slacktivist [ft. So So Glos]
11 Search the Searches
12 10 Steps Behind
13 Von Maur Massacre
14 Anonymous

Desaparecidos Tour Dates:

04-08 Denver, CO - The Fillmore Auditorium *
04-10 Magna, UT - The Great Saltair *
04-12 Indio, CA - Coachella
04-13 Los Angeles, CA - Roxy Theatre #!
04-15 Los Angeles, CA - Shrine Expo Hall *^
04-16 San Francisco, CA - Regency Ballroom #!
04-19 Indio, CA - Coachella
07-17 Louisville, KY - Forecastle Festival
07-31 - 08-02 Montreal, Quebec - Osheaga Music and Arts Festival
08-08-09 Atlanta, GA - The Wrecking Ball Festival

* with Brand New
# with Joyce Manor
! with Touché Amoré
^ with Built to Spill



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