Leftfield are to release a new album, 16 years after their last.
The influential electronic act, formerly comprising Neil Barnes and Paul Daley but now centred on Barnes, released the genre-defining ‘Leftism’ in 1995, followed by ‘Rhythm And Stealth’ in 1999.
They today (March 26) announced details of a third album, ‘Alternative Light Source’, which will be released on June 8 via Infectious. Those pre-ordering the album today get an instant download of the seven-minute track ‘Universal Everything’, which you can listen to below.
As with previous Leftfield albums, the LP will feature a number of guest vocalists, including Channy Leaneagh (Poliça), Ofei, Tunde Adebimpe (TV On The Radio) and Sleaford Mods.
The ‘Alternative Light Source’ tracklisting is:
‘Head And Shoulders’
‘Alternative Light Source’
‘Levitate For You’
Leftfield will play four dates around the release of the album, taking in Bristol, London, Manchester and Glasgow.
Leftfield will play:
Bristol, O2 Academy (June 11)
London, The Forum (12)
Manchester, Albert Hall (18)
Glasgow, Barrowland (19)