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How To Dress Well Announces New Album 'The Anteroom'

Monday, 10 September 2018 Written by Jon Stickler

Photo: Zackery Michael

Tom Krell, aka How To Dress Well, has announced the release of his new album, titled 'The Anteroom'.

Co-produced by Joel Ford, the record is set to land on October 19 through Domino. It plays as a single continuous piece of 21st century psychedelic music and features Krell’s most ambitious sound experimentation to date. Discussing the concept, Krell said:

"I wrote the record after moving to Los Angeles, which is a crazy and maybe dreadful place, right after the 2016 election, with hell and death gaining ground all around us on every corner of the globe. 'The Anteroom' is testament to a two year period in which I felt myself slipping out of the world and into a cosmic loneliness in which I would eventually be dissolved. In order to give myself a way back, I began to try to understand my station as some kind of anteroom - a space between - a chamber that separates the known and the unknown, stable life from total disintegration."

Krell has also shared the first single from album, Nonkilling 6 | Hunger, which opens with a stanza from Li Young-Lee, one of the many poets featured on 'The Anteroom'. Take a look at the collaborative video, which was written and directed by Krell and visual artist Justin Daashuur Hopkins, with help from Hopkins’ NOH/WAVE collective, below.

Krell will be touring the world in support of the album's release, starting with the UK, Europe, and North America.

How To Dress Well Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

​Mon October 15 2018 - LONDON Corsica Studios (United Kingdom)
Thu October 18 2018 - AMSTERDAM De School s105 (Netherlands)
Fri October 19 2018 - PARIS Pop Up Du Label (France)
Sat October 20 2018 - ZURICH Stall 6 (Switzerland)
Mon October 22 2018 - PRAGUE Cafe V Lese (Czech Republic)
Tue October 23 2018 - BERLIN silent green (Germany)
Wed October 24 2018 - COPENHAGEN Ideal Bar (Denmark)
Thu October 25 2018 - STOCKHOLM Under Bron (Sweden)
Fri October 26 2018 - OSLO Jaeger (Norway)
Sun October 28 2018 - BERGEN Landmark (Norway)
Tue October 30 2018 - VILNIUS Kablys (Lithuania)
Mon November 12 2018 - WASHINGTON - Union Stage (USA)
Tue November 13 2018 - PHILADELPHIA Pennsylvania - Johnny Brenda's (USA)
Wed November 14 2018 - BROOKLYN New York - Good Room (USA)
Thu November 15 2018 - BOSTON Massachusetts - Museum of Science (USA)
Sat November 17 2018 - MONTREAL Quebec - Le Ministère (Canada)
Sun November 18 2018 - TORONTO Ontario - Velvet Underground Toronto (Canada)
Mon November 19 2018 - DETROIT Michigan - Schvitz (USA)
Tue November 20 2018 - CHICAGO Illinois - Sleeping Village (USA)
Tue November 27 2018 - SAN DIEGO California - Casbah - CA (USA)
Wed November 28 2018 - LOS ANGELES California - Lodge Room (USA)
Fri November 30 2018 - SAN FRANCISCO California - Rickshaw Stop (USA)
Sat December 01 2018 - PORTLAND Oregon - Doug Fir Lounge (USA)
Mon December 03 2018 - VANCOUVER British Columbia - Wise Hall and Lounge (Canada)
Tue December 04 2018 - SEATTLE Washington - Kremwerk (USA)

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