Home > News & Reviews > Johnny Jewel

Johnny Jewel Surprise Releases New LP 'Themes For Television'

Monday, 21 May 2018 Written by Laura Johnson

Johnny Jewel has released a surprise album.

'Themes For Television' is comprised of 21 tracks that he wrote when working on material for Twin Peaks: The Return. A physical release will follow on June 29 through Italians Do It Better.

Speaking about the record, Jewel said:

“I was about a year deep into recording what would become Windswept when I heard that David was making Season 3. It’s been a year since Chromatics performed at the Roadhouse. With disintegrated memory through the haze of television snow, I wanted to share a glimpse behind the red curtain.”

“The project began as a sonic exploration of the sounds I was hearing in my nightmares. I wanted to find my way out of the maze by focusing on beauty over fear — like the way the fractured sunrise looks in a dream.”

Head below to listen to the album in full, watch the video for Red Door, and check out the record's artwork and tracklist.

'Themes For Television' tracklist:

1. Requiem
2. Windswept (Minimal)
3. Loveless
4. Saturday (Evening)
5. Red Curtains
6. Deja Vu
7. Lipstick
8. Tomorrow Is Yesterday
9. Shadow (Opening Titles)
10. Self Portrait
11. Black Room
12. Spiral Staircase
13. Embers
14. Sleepless
15. Nightmare
16. Red Door
17. Waking Up
18. Caffeine
19. Purgatory
20. Breathless
21. Infinity Room 

Jewel's band, Chromatics, recently shared a new track, Black Walls, which is expected to appear on their new album, 'Dear Tommy'. 





Let Us Know What You Think - Leave A Comment!




Related News

Johnny Jewel Shares Spiral Staircase Video
Thu 28 Jun 2018
Johnny Jewel has shared a video for Spiral Staircase.
Chromatics' Johnny Jewel Announces New Album 'Digital Rain', Shares Title Track
Thu 11 Jan 2018
Johnny Jewel has announced a new album.
Johnny Jewel Unveils Videos For Symmetry Collaboration Television Snow And New Track Insomnia
Tue 09 May 2017
Johnny Jewel has unveiled videos for Television Snow, his collaboration with Symmetry, and another new track, Insomnia.
Now And Next: Stereoboard's Ones To Watch In 2019
Tue 08 Jan 2019
td#right {display:none !important;} A new year brings with it the chance to look ahead after a few weeks of looking back over our shoulders. In musical terms, we can start to think about the artists who’ll capture our attention on summer festival stages, or during opening slots for existing favourites. We can ponder the singles that’ll leap from radio waves or playlists into the fabric of our day-to-day. Here we’ve assembled 10 artists we believe will make 2019 one to remember—some of them are about to release debut records, others are starting to pound the pavement in support of music that deserve time to shine.
Mammoth Weed Wizard Bastard Among New Acts Announced For Cardiff Psych and Noise Fest
Thu 14 Feb 2019
Nine new acts have been announced for Cardiff Psych and Noise Fest.
'Dadcore', Mixtapes and More: Meet Mozes and the Firstborn
Tue 15 Jan 2019
Photo: Nick Helderman It all started with clothes. Specifically, it all started with Melle Dielesen’s clothes.
A Couple Power Chords Go A Long Way: Mike Krol On Going Back To Basics
Wed 23 Jan 2019
“With a couple power chords, I’m gonna let you know...” One line. Five decades of music history.
Big Four Meets Big Star: Puppy On Their Genre-Mashing Debut 'The Goat'
Mon 21 Jan 2019
Photo: Georgia Rawson There are plenty of music fans out there who would happily hype the battle between pop and rock for the rest of time: the dark side versus the light, Ivan Drago versus Rocky Balboa, John Travolta versus Nicolas Cage, Nicolas Cage versus John Travolta. But then we also have bands like Puppy, who are able to cast that whole argument in the comic light it often deserves.
 
< Prev   Next >