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Peter Bjorn and John Share Video for New Song “Reason to Be Reasonable”

Endless Dream Due Out March 13, 2020 via INGRID

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Swedish trio Peter Bjorn and John are releasing a new album, Endless Dream, on March 13, 2020 via INGRID. Now they have shared another song from it, “Reason to Be Reasonable,” via a video for the track. Henry Moore Selder directed the video, which features the band performing while kids pretend to be camping and do other outdoor activities, but inside. Watch it below, followed by the band’s upcoming tour dates.

The band’s Peter Morén had this to say about the song in a press release: “I was aiming for a classic power-pop song with an updated PB&J twist. It’s about when you’ve been in a relationship for a really long time, and you feel like it’s worth it. That can be applied to the band, too-a really long thing that keeps on giving.”

Previously they shared the album’s first single, “Rusty Nail.” Endless Dream is the band’s ninth album, the follow-up to 2018’s Darker Days and the EPBJ EP, which came out back in February.

Work on the album began right after they finished Darker Days. “We were in a good place,” says Peter Morén in a press release, “it’s the light to the darkness - the day to the night.”

John Eriksson adds: “This time the tone is bright. It’s about people trying to find colors in this dark world.”

Björn Yttling had this to say about recording the album: “We realized we wanted to cut the crap, so we rehearsed songs in the same room and recorded together. For post-production, every guy was on his own taking care of his baby - and then we came back and had our baby together.”

Read our interview with Peter Bjorn and John on Darker Days.

Peter Bjorn and John Tour Dates:

March 23, Los Angeles, Teragram Ballroom
March 24, Santa Ana, La Santa
March 25, Oakland, The New Parish
March 25-29, Boise, Treefort Festival
March 27, Portland, Doug Fir Lounge
March 28, Seattle, The Crocodile
March 31, Salt Lake City, Urban Lounge
April 1, Denver, Bluebird Theatre
April 3, Saint Paul, Amsterdam
April 4, Chicago, Empty Bottle
April 5, Detroit, Loving Touch
April 7, Philadelphia, Johnny Brenda’s
April 8, Washington, Union Stage
April 10, New York, Webster Hall
April 11, Boston, Brighton Music Hall

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