September 3, 2011 10:03

Hear a preview of Noel Gallagher's new single 'AKA…What A Life!' on NME.COM

Track was premiered in Vauxhall TV advert last night (September 2)

Hear a preview of Noel Gallagher's new single 'AKA…What A Life!' on NME.COM

Photo: Tom Oxley/NME

Noel Gallagher's second solo single 'AKA…What A Life!' was previewed in a TV advert for car manufacturer Vauxhall last night (September 2) - scroll down and click below to hear it.

As mentioned by Gallagher in previous interviews, the track has more of a dancey feel than his debut solo single 'The Death Of You And Me' and is built around a driving piano line.

The single, which is due to be released on September 11, is the third track to emerge from the guitarist's debut solo album 'Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds', which is out on October 17.

Earlier this week, another new song from the record, 'If I Had A Gun', was posted online - you can also hear this by scrolling down and clicking below.

The album, which features a number of tracks that were written during his years as a member of Oasis, will be released through Gallagher's own Sour Mash Records. The LP was recorded over the past year in London and Los Angeles with producer Dave Sardy.

A second album, recorded with psychedelic collective Amorphous Androgynous, is due to come out sometime in 2012.





Read More On This Artist

Video: Noel Gallagher Goes Solo - Full Press Conference

More News
Royal Blood: 'Jimmy Page told us to 'go and smash LA'
Jake Bugg has already shown ideas for third album with producer Rick Rubin
Robert Plant says he is 'disappointed and baffled' by Jimmy Page in ongoing Led...
Lily Allen is no longer working on 'Bridget Jones' musical
Damon Albarn reveals new musical will be based on a 'very beloved kids' book'
Damon Albarn to play London's Royal Albert Hall in November
R Kelly dropped as headliner at US festival following complaints over previous conduct
The Co-op to return to playing chart music following staff complaints
Jack White throws first pitch at Detroit Tigers game – watch
Damon Albarn's contribution to 'Lucy' soundtrack revealed – hear 'Sister...
Primus preparing to release 'Willy Wonka' tribute album
BBC Introducing Stage line-up announced for upcoming Reading and Leeds festivals
TV On The Radio announce new album 'Seeds'
Two more Led Zeppelin albums to be remastered and reissued
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett release duet ahead of new collaboration album
Timbaland confirms work on new 'game changer' single with Missy Elliott
Beck walks with his past self and the Grim Reaper in video for 'Heart Is A Drum'
Mitch Winehouse to release new Amy Winehouse charity album
Metallica's Lars Ulrich tips AC/DC for next year's Glastonbury
Blink-182's Tom Delonge selling setlist from band's first ever gig
Damon Albarn: 'New Blur album may just be one of those records that never comes out'
BBC Radio 1 deny claims that La Roux was excluded from playlist for being 'too old'

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Featured Videos
Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Most Read News
Popular This Week
Inside NME.COM
On NME.COM Today