Swedish indie rockers Peter Bjorn and John have debuted a flickering lyric video for his or her sincere monitor “Gut Feeling,” premiering solely on Billboard at the moment (Oct. eight). The tune will seem on the band’s upcoming album Darker Days.
The new visible options ghostlike figures of the band, fading out and in of a black-and-white shaded rehearsal house as they play the upbeat tune.
“Gut Feeling” was truly impressed by a real-life battle inside the band, as Bjorn tells Billboard, and the traces “I feel we have to discuss it, if we don’t wanna stay with out it” got here subconsciously as he was ready backstage for soundcheck throughout one gig just a few years again. “We had performed collectively for nearly 20 years and I felt we actually wanted to speak and straighten some issues out, in any other case the band would possibly stop to exist,” he shares. “We truly did discuss on that tour, and conflicts had been resolved. It all grew to become enjoyable once more.”
Bjorn additionally factors out the tune’s drum-oriented pop sound, which he sees as a pleasant callback to early PBJ favorites like “Second Chance” and “Young Folks.” “We relied closely on different folks the previous few years, however on this album we made the whole lot ourselves once more, and that felt actually good,” he says. “We needed to write down easier songs with distinct riffs that had been extra like our earlier albums, our indie roots.”
Darker Days is due Oct. 19. Check out the “Gut Feeling” lyric video under, and see the band’s upcoming tour dates after the soar.
10.06.2018 | Control Club | Bucharest, Romania
10.18.2018 | Flex | Vienna, AT |
10.19.2018 | Lucerna Music Bar | Prague, CZ |
10.20.2018 | Scope Festival | Berlin, DE |
11.29.2018 | Brighton Music Hall | Boston, MA |
11.30.2018 | Rough Trade | Brooklyn, NY |
12.01.2018 | Bowery Ballroom | New York, NY |
12.02.2018 | Rock & Roll Hotel | Washington, DC |
12.04.2018 | Velvet Undergrouns | Toronto, ON |
12.05.2018 | Lincoln Hall | Chicago, IL |
12.07.2018 | Marty’s on Newport | Sana Ana, CA |
12.08.2018 | Teragram | Los Angeles, CA |
12.09.2018 | Independent | San Francisco, CA