Stream Metronomy’s new track ‘Night Owl’

Fifth album 'Summer 08' will be released in July

Metronomy have shared a new track.

‘Night Owl’ is lifted from upcoming album ‘Summer 08’, out on July 1. It follows previously revealed cuts ‘Back Together’ and ‘Old Skool’.

According to a press release, a video for the track will be released “in the next few weeks” and was filmed in the Palm Desert by Mr Oizo.

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Hear ‘Night Owl’ below.

Frontman Joseph Mount has previously explained that Metronony’s forthcoming album will be a sequel of sorts to the band’s 2008 effort ‘Nights Out’, which he once described as “a half-arsed concept album about going out and having a crap time”.

“I just wanted to make an uptempo record,” he told Q Magazine in April. “I wanted to try and do another record that captures that fading memory of being a bit younger and going to clubs, but with the confidence I didn’t have then.”

Speaking on Annie Mac’s BBC Radio 1 show in May, Mount said that the album is ”the most fun thing I’ve done in a long time”.

Mix Master Mike, the legendary DJ who worked on several of the Beastie Boys’ biggest hits, contributes a scratch break to ‘Old Skool’.

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The band’s last record, ‘Love Letters’, was released in 2014. ‘Summer 08’ comes out on July 1.
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