British Sea Power ready new EP

They also announce a handful of US dates

British Sea Power have revealed details of a five song EP due out next month.

To keep their fans happy while working on their third full-length album, the band are dropping ‘Krankenhaus?’ as a digital download on October 9 and as a CD on November 20 in the US via Rough Trade/World’s Fair.

The EP was recorded in locations ranging from “sub-zero Montreal” to “the summery forest of the Czech Republic,” frontman Yan told Spin.

He said it touches on several themes, including ‘nature in all its glory’ and ‘technology, booze, drugs, girls and history’.

The ‘ Krankenhaus?’ tracklisting is:

‘Atom’

‘Down on the Ground’

‘Straight Down the Line’

‘Hearing Aid’

‘The Pelican’

The band have also announced a handful of US dates next month including a stop at the CMJ Festival in New York on October 18.

The tour dates are:

Hoboken Maxwell’s (October 15)

Philadelphia Johnny Brenda’s (16)

New York CMJ/Bowery Ballroom (18)

Washington Black Cat (19)

Cambridge Middle East (21)

–By our Los Angeles staff.

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