Brand New share first new song in six years ‘Mene’ – listen

The band are expected to release their fifth album later in 2015

Long Island band Brand New have unveiled a new track.

‘Mene’ is streaming below and is available as a free download via the group’s official website.

It’s the first studio recording from the band in six years, as they gear up to follow 2009’s ‘Daisy’. The band are expected to release their fifth album shortly.

Listen to ‘Mene’ below.

Last week (June 8), the band played debuted ‘Mene’ live at a show in Denver, Colorado.

Last June, a message on Brand New’s official website read: “A lot has gone on the last few weeks. Some writing, some recording, some new gear, some studio building.”

In 2013, Brand New cancelled their planned European tour, including their appearances at the Reading And Leeds Festivals. The band announced their decision to call off the shows via a statement citing “insurmountable personal issues” as the reason behind the cancellations.

The full statement read: “Brand New regretfully announce that due to insurmountable personal issues, they have been forced to cancel their August European tour including appearances at the Reading and Leeds Festivals. Sincere apologies to everyone we are letting down.”