Bat For Lashes posts new song ‘Marilyn’ online – listen

Head to NME.COM now to hear second cut from 'The Haunted Man'

Bat For Lashes has uploaded a new track from her forthcoming third album ‘The Haunted Man’ – scroll down below to hear it.

The song – ‘Marilyn’ – is the second to be unveiled by the singersinger/songwriter Natasha Khan in recent months. Unlike her previous ballad ‘Laura’ the new cut is more upbeat and electro-driven.

Set for release on October 15 via Parlophone Records, ‘The Haunted Man’ is the follow-up to her second album ‘Two Suns’. The artwork for the album pictured, sees a totally naked Khan carrying an equally nude young man on her back.

The singer spent 18 months working on the album and recently announced a full UK tour for October. She will play a total of 12 shows across the UK in late October and early November.

Bat For Lashes will play:

Inverness Ironworks (October 18)
Edinburgh Picture House (19)
O2 ABC Glasgow (21)
Manchester Cathedral (22)
Leeds Metropolitan University (25)
Norwich UEA (26)
O2 Academy Leicester (28)
London HMV Forum (29)
Birmingham HMV Institute (November 1)
Bristol Anson Rooms (2)
Portsmouth Pyramids Centre (3)
Brighton Dome (4)

To check the availability of Bat For Lashes tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.