Kaiser Chiefs name new album

The details of 'Employment''s successor are confirmed

Kaiser Chiefs have named their forthcoming second album – it will be called ’Yours Truly, Angry Mob’.

The album – which is due for release on February 26 – has its’ title inspired by the track ‘The Angry Mob’, which the band premiered at the Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds Festivals last year.

The follow-up to 2005’s ’Employment’ was produced by Stephen Street and was recorded at Hook End studio in Reading.

The tracklisting, as revealed by NME.COM late last year, is:


‘The Angry Mob’

‘Heat Dies Down’

‘High Royds’

‘Love Is Not A Competition (But I’m Winning)’

‘Thank You Very Much’

‘I Can Do Without You’

‘My Kind Of Guy’

‘Everything Is Average Nowadays’

‘Boxing Champ’

‘Learnt My Lesson Well’

‘Try Your Best’


The album will be preceded by the single ’Ruby’ on February 19.

For the full story of the new album and an interview with the band, get this week’s NME, which is on newsstands nationwide from January 10.

As revealed on NME.COM last week, the band head out on a UK tour in the spring – to read our story click on https://www.nme.com/news/kaiser-chiefs/25662.