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American Football Share New Song Every Wave To Ever Rise Featuring Elizabeth Powell

Thursday, 28 February 2019 Written by Laura Johnson

Photo: Atiba Jefferson

American Football have shared a new track, Every Wave to Ever Rise.

The song, which features Elizabeth Powell of Land Of Talk, is lifted from the band's forthcoming self-titled third album, aka 'LP3', which is due out on March 22 through Big Scary Monsters. Explaining how the collaboration came about, vocalist and guitarist Mike Kinsella said:

“We were all crazy about her voice already, so we reached out to see if she’d be interested and she was! The melody and some fill in lyrics were already written and demoed but once she was on board I thought it’d be fun / add some depth to her ‘character’ by having her sing a line in French. So I wrote some lines and sent them to her, and then she translated them for me in the way a person who spoke French would actually say them. She was so cool and helpful and it turned into literally my favourite part of the album.”

The track is hauntingly beautiful and hypnotic with its concentric guitar melodies and Powell's delicate vocals adding an even more intimate dynamic to Kinsella's already soft and sincere delivery.

The Illinois band will follow up the record's release with a North American tour, including a number of festival sets. Check below for headline dates and tickets.

American Football Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

Sat March 30 2019 - CHICAGO Illinois - Metro (USA)
Sun May 12 2019 - LOS ANGELES California - Regent Theater (USA)
Mon May 13 2019 - SAN FRANCISCO California - Great American Music Hall (USA)
Wed May 15 2019 - PORTLAND Oregon - Wonder Ballroom (USA)
Fri May 17 2019 - SEATTLE Washington - Showbox (USA)
Tue May 21 2019 - PHILADELPHIA Pennsylvania - Union Transfer (USA)
Wed May 22 2019 - BOSTON Massachusetts - Paradise Rock Club (USA)
Thu May 23 2019 - WASHINGTON District Of Columbia - Black Cat (USA)
Fri May 24 2019 - BROOKLYN New York - Warsaw (USA)
Fri June 21 2019 - SALT LAKE CITY Utah - Metro Music Hall (USA)
Sat June 22 2019 - DENVER Colorado - Summit Music Hall (USA)
Tue June 25 2019 - SANTA FE New Mexico - Meow Wolf (USA)
Thu June 27 2019 - DALLAS Texas - Trees (USA)
Fri June 28 2019 - AUSTIN Texas - Mohawk (USA)
Sat June 29 2019 - HOUSTON Texas - White Oak Music Hall (USA)

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