'Distortion' to be released in January

Magnetic Fields have announced details of their new album ’Distortion’.

The album will be released on January 14, 2008.

On Houseoftomorrow.com, the group explained: “The band will perform a small number of US tour dates in February and March. Specific details regarding venues and ticket pre-sales will be announced shortly.”

This is the band’s first album since 2004’s ’i’.