Pixies Announce New Album for 2019, Plus Lead-Up Podcast


A brand new chapter is being written within the Pixies' legacy: The New York band introduced late Wednesday yet-titled new album shall be launched in September.

The newest rendition of the group consists of guitarist Joey Santiago, singer and guitarist Francis Black, drummer David Lovering and bassist Paz Lenchantin. The album shall be produced by Tom Dalgety (Ghost, Royal Blood, Pixies' 2016 album Head Carrier) and was written throughout 2018. The band just lately recorded in December at Dreamland Recordings close to Woodstock, N.Y. This would be the group's second album as a unit and the eighth general Pixies studio recording.

Perhaps an indication of the instances, the notoriously quiet band behind-the-scenes will accompany the undertaking with a 12-episode podcast, giving followers some perspective into the recording course of.

Starting June 27, the Past Is Prologue, Pixies podcast will debut new installments every week main as much as the album's launch. Hosted and narrated by New York Times best-selling creator Tony Fletcher, the collection shall be accessible on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Acast, Stitcher and Google.

Watch a video teaser for the podcast under:

Prior to the brand new album's September launch, Pixies will play reveals with Weezer for a five-week enviornment tour, together with a handful of Pixies headlining reveals.

Pixies 2019 Tour Dates:
March eight — Louisville, KY @ KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, KY
March 9 — Knoxville, TN @ Tennessee Theatre
March 10 — Columbia, SC @ Colonial Life Arena
March 12 — New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
March 13 — Montreal, QC @ Bell Centre
March 14 — Albany, NY @ Times Union Center
March 16 — Mashantucket, CT @ Foxwoods Resort Casino
March 17 — Baltimore, MD @ Royal Farms Arena
March 18 — Philadelphia, PA @ The Fillmore
March 19 — Columbus, OH @ Schottenstein Center
March 20 — Grand Rapids, MI @ Van Andel Arena
March 22 — Memphis, TN @ FedEx Forum
March 23 — Wichita, KS @ The Cotillion
March 24 — St. Louis, MO @ Enterprise Center
March 26 — Kansas City, MO @ Sprint Center
March 27 — Tulsa, OK @ BOK Center
March 28 — Des Moines, IA @ Wells Fargo Arena
March 30 — St. Paul, MN @ Xcel Energy Center
March 31 — Madison, WI @ Alliant Energy Center
April 1 — Milwaukee, WI @ The Eagles Ballroom
April three — Billings, MT @ Alberta Bair Theater
April 5 — Nampa, ID ! Ford Idaho Center Arena
April 6 —  Portland, OR @ Moda Center
April 7 — Vancouver, BC @ Rogers Arena
April 9 — Sacramento, CA @ Golden 1 Center
April 10 — Oakland, CA @ Oracle Arena
April 11 — Reno, NV @ Grand Theatre
April 12 — Las Vegas, NV @ Mandalay Bay Event Center