Bombay Bicycle Club confirm ‘So Long, See You Tomorrow’ album details

Band will release their fourth album on February 3 next year

Bombay Bicycle Club have confirmed details of their new album ‘So Long, See You Tomorrow’.

The London band will release their fourth album on February 3 and have today (December 4) confirmed details of the record, including release date and tracklisting. You can see the album artwork, inspired by the work of groundbreaking 19th century photographer Eadweard Muybridge, above. The band will also preview some songs from the new album at an exclusive intimate gig on December 13 at Abbey Road Studios.

Speaking to NME, frontman Jack Steadman recently revealed how exploring the globe helped him personally, as well as providing influence for new songs.

“I think the travelling gave me a sense of wellbeing rather than any direct musical influence,” Steadman says. “Also, we were getting more inspired by samples. They become the springboard for your song and, whether it’s an Indian song or something with Thai chanting, you should never deny that inspiration just because it sounds silly or because the thought of it is weird.”

On the blogs: Check out a gallery of pictures taken while Bombay Bicycle Club recorded their new album.

An interactive video for ‘Carry Me’, the first track from ‘So Long, See You Tomorrow’ can be seen below. The innovative video reflects the album artwork, paying homage to Eadweard Muybridge, a stop-motion photographer. Viewers are able to control the band’s actions throughout, essentially making them the director while the band perform in time to the music.

The ‘So Long, See You Tomorrow’ tracklisting is as follows:

‘It’s Alright Now’
‘Carry Me’
‘Home By Now’
‘Whenever Wherever’
‘Eyes Off You’
‘Come To’
‘So Long, See You Tomorrow’