Inspiral Carpets' Clint Boon and The Enemy also give their verdict
Labour politician Andy Burnham and The Enemy are among a host of stars who have reacted to the new Stone Roses track ‘All For One’.
Premiered on Annie Mac’s BBC Radio 1 show this evening (12 May), the DJ revealed that the song was recorded at Church Studios in London and produced by Paul Epworth.
The band then posted the track online, which you can hear below, at 8pm.
Many fans tweeted their reaction, including Shadow Home Secretary Andy Burnham, who tweeted his delight. He added: “How good is that new @thestoneroses single? Absolutely brilliant. #AllForOne.”
And Inspiral Carpets keyboard player and radio DJ Clint Boon tweeted: “Nice work boys. The world just got better xxx #StoneRoses” while The Enemy simply wrote: “WOW…THE ROSES.”
Previously, we reportedly that a tweet from Liam Gallagher was in response to the new Stone Roses track. It has now been confirmed that this is not the case.
Rumours about The Stone Roses returning with new music have circulated for years, with the band first reforming for a series of gigs in 2012. Four years later and the group will play a series of gigs and festival dates this summer, only this time there is new material to factor into the setlist.
Earlier this week a series of mysterious lemon adverts were displayed on billboards around the band’s hometown of Manchester. The iconic logo appeared on digital advertising boards around Manchester city centre on Tuesday morning (May 10) echoing a tactic first employed last year when the band announced a run of live gigs.
News that the band were holed up in London and working on their third studio album was confirmed by NME earlier this year.
Recent tabloid reports claimed that the group’s third album would arrive this summer to coincide with their upcoming live dates, which include four headline shows at Manchester’s Etihad Stadium.
In addition to their Manchester headline shows, The Stone Roses have gigs lined up in Dublin, New York and Japan, as well as a headline slot at T In The Park.
See the Stone Roses’ current live schedule in full below.
Manchester, Etihad Stadium (June 15, 17, 18, 19)
New York, Madison Square Garden (June 30)
T In The Park (July 8)
Dublin, Marlay Park (July 9)