The New Pornographers - Brill Bruisers

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Matador Records release ‰Û÷Brill Bruisers‰۪, The New Pornographers‰۪ highly anticipated new album this summer.

‰Û÷Brill Bruisers‰۪ is the first new release in four years from the acclaimed supergroup, who have been called ‰ÛÏvirtually peerless in the world of power-pop and indie-rock‰۝ by NPR Music. Additionally, the New Yorker described the band‰۪s music as ‰ÛÏmagnificent and clever‰۝ while Stereogum proclaimed ‰ÛÏin recent history, no group has featured so much formidable established talent, collaborating on a regular basis.‰۝

Of the album, lead-singer and main songwriter AC Newman comments: ‰ÛÏThis is a celebration record. After periods of difficulty, I am at a place where nothing in my life is dragging me down and the music reflects that. I‰۪m grateful.‰۝
Produced by band member John Collin (bass) with Newman, the album was recorded primarily at Little Blue in Woodstock NY and at JC/DC Studios in Vancouver BC with additional recording in Austin, Brooklyn and Vermont.

Since their debut in 1999, The New Pornographers have released five studio albums, including their most recent, ‰Û÷Together‰۪ (2010), of which NPR Music praised, ‰ÛÏUnimpeachable pop gems... these are the songs of summer‰۝ while ELLE magazine asserted ‰ÛÏThe New Pornographers have done what all great bands do: Evolve... unpretentious and unbelievably infectious.‰۝

The album cover design was created by Steven Wilson and Thomas Burden.
LP format includes download code. Initial copies are pressed on multi-coloured splattered vinyl.åÊ