Clap Your Hands Say Yeah have announced new album 'The Tourist', sharing first single 'Fireproof'. Set to be released on February 24th, songwriter Alec Ounsworth will be releasing 'The Tourist' under the Clap Your Hands Say Yeah moniker. It serves as his fifth full-length under the name and follows 2014’s 'Only Run'. Speaking in a statement, Ounsworth said, "I wanted to...
‘Coming Down’, the best track on ‘Only Run’, is a blustery rocker featuring a guest vocal by The National’s Matt Berninger, and seems to indicate what Clap Your Hands are hoping for from their 2014. Once buzzband, now former buzzband hoping to re-emerge as slow-burning success story, the Philadelphians’ fourth album reaches, broadly, for what Berninger’s band does so...
Tyler Sargent and Robbie Guertin will play their final show with the band at the CBGB Festival
Band to perform tracks from 'Hysterical' on nine-date jaunt
Brooklyn's former indie darlings vow to win back fanbase
If the world did a celebratory air punch to the news that Brooklyn’s CYHSY are back after a three-year break, it’d be understandable – their almost instructional name is how we all reacted to their first album. Having struggled to live up to the hype as one of the early blogosphere’s favourite bands during their transition to a second...
'Hysterical' will drop on September 12
Alec Ounsworth’s ‘Mo Beauty’ comes out in October
But manager suggests to NME.COM that band aren't splitting
Kaki King will also play the borough-wide event this February