Grizzly Bear name their new album

The band's fourth album is due out on September 17

Grizzly Bear have revealed that their new studio album will be titled ‘Shields’.

The Brooklyn indie band will release the album on Warp Recordings on September 17 in the UK and September 18 in the US and you can hear the opening track ‘Sleeping Ute’ now at the bottom of the page. It is the fourth record of their career to date.

Grizzly Bear will tour the UK in support of the album in the autumn, with dates booked in both August and October.

They will first play shows in Cambridge and Nottingham in August ahead of their co-headline slot at this year’s End Of The Road Festival. They will then return to play gigs in Gateshead, Manchester, Glasgow, Warwick and London in October.

The tracklisting for ‘Shields’ is as follows:

‘Sleeping Ute’
‘Speak In Rounds’
‘Yet Again’
‘The Hunt’
‘A Simple Answer’
‘What’s Wrong’
‘Half Gate’
‘Sun In Your Eyes’