March 6, 2013 15:23

Smith Westerns to release third album 'Soft Will' in June

US band return with new single 'Varsity' - listen now

Smith Westerns to release third album 'Soft Will' in June

Photo: Dan Kendall/NME

Smith Westerns have revealed they will release their new studio album 'Soft Will' in June.

The band, who hail from Chicago, will release the follow up to 2011's 'Dye It Blonde' via their new label Mom + Pop. Scroll down to see the full album tracklisting. 'Soft Will' was produced by Chris Coady, who worked with the band on their previous effort and has also produced for Beach House, Yeah Yeah Yeahs and TV on the Radio.

Smith Westerns were previously signed to Weird World Records in the UK. The Domino imprint is the home to Melody's Echo Chamber and Peaking Lights and released 'Dye It Blonde' in May 2011. The band's debut self-titled album was released in 2009.

The first song to be lifted from 'Soft Will' is 'Varsity', which you can hear below. The song will be released as a 7" vinyl on May 14 with B-side 'Caste & Point'.

The tracklisting for 'Soft Will' is:

'3am Spiritual'
'Idol'
'Glossed'
'XXIII'
'Fool Proof'
'White Oath'
'Only Natural'
'Best Friend'
'Cheer Up'
'Varsity'



Read More On This Artist

More News
Drenge say Royal Blood are 'too poppy' for them
The Game, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, P Diddy and others release track addressing Ferguson shooting
Lady Gaga joins Adam Lambert and Queen onstage in Sydney – watch
Reading and Leeds organiser on next year's headliners: 'Every band we're talking...
Production issues delay latest Paul McCartney Archive Collection releases
Arcade Fire cover Bo Diddley during Chicago gig - watch
The Coral to release eight year old album 'Curse Of Love'
Grimes dances in the desert in Dante's 'Inferno' inspired 'Go' video -...
2:54 announce new album 'The Other I'
Echo And The Bunnymen announce November UK tour dates
Christopher Owens reveals new song 'Never Want To See That Look Again' – listen
The Killers' Brandon Flowers reveals details of 2015 solo album
Midweek chart update: Royal Blood set for Number One with debut album
Hudson Mohawke and Action Bronson preview new collaborative track – listen
Suge Knight shooting investigation moved to LAPD homicide department
MTV's VMAs drop 1.8 million viewers compared to 2013
Miley Cyrus condemns media for 'going after' homeless VMA guest following reports of...
Manic Street Preachers to play 'The Holy Bible' tracks for BBC Radio 4
Rick Rubin produces arty ALS ice bucket challenge video
Morrissey, Courteeners, The Kooks and more – O2 Priority Tickets available now
Audience reacts to Kate Bush's Before The Dawn comeback show
Kate Bush hails return to stage 'a great adventure' as ultra-theatrical show launches...

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