The album is going to debut on May 18th. but the first single: “Drunk Girls” is streaming right now on LCD’s official site.
LCD Soundsystem will be performing at Reading and Leeds festivals in the U.K., and other festivals like like Coachella, Bonnaroo, Sasquatch! and Camp Bisco in the States. The LCD tour kicks off April 16 at Coachella, with still more dates promised in the future.
JAmes Murhpy also record a soundtrack for the new Noah Baumbach/Ben Stiller movie, Greenberg. That soundtrack includes songs attributed both to LCD Soundsystem and Murphy. They also wrote and performed a new song for the Yves Saint Laurent women’s wear fall/winter 2010/2011 fashion show in Paris.
Murphy began recording this album in the summer of 2009 in Los Angeles. Possible song titles mentioned include “Why Do You Hate Music?” and “Love in LA”.