This The Last Shadow Puppets article was written by Adam Skirving, a GIGsoup contributor. Edited by Zoe Anderson.
The Last Shadow Puppets have revealed the full details of their sophomore LP, ‘Everything You’ve Come To Expect’. It’s scheduled for release on Friday 1st April 2016. It is Alex Turner and Miles Kane’s second collective collaboration with producer James Ford and arranger Owen Pallett. The album was recorded at Shangri La Studio in Malibu and marks their their first full-length release since 2008’s album ‘The Age of The Understatement.’
The album sees Ford handling production duties and drums, with Pallett organising string arrangements, and furthermore, the band are joined by Zachary Dawes of Mini Mansions on bass. Turner previously guested on a Mini Mansions song.
The album will be available on Standard & Deluxe CD (featuring a 40 page booklet with exclusive photography) & Standard & Deluxe Gatefold Vinyl (limited to 1 pressing, featuring a 32 page booklet & 7” coloured vinyl).
The Tracklist is as follows:
2. ‘Miracle Aligner’
3. ‘Dracula Teeth’
4. ‘Everything You’ve Come To Expect’
5. ‘The Element Of Surprise’
6. ‘Bad Habits’
7. ‘Sweet Dreams, TN’
8. ‘Used To Be My Girl’
9. ‘She Does The Woods’
11. ‘The Dream Synopsis’
The Deluxe LP version features a Bonus 7”: A. Bad Habits
AA. The Bourne Identity
Turner and Kane have also confirmed a collection of tour dates and summer festival:
26th March: Edinburgh, Usher Hall
29th March: Paris, Olympia
1st April: London, Hackney Empire
2nd April: Liverpool, Olympia
3rd April: Sheffield, City Hall 7th April: Amsterdam, Paradiso 11th April New York, Webster Hall
15th April: Coachella – Indio, CA 17th April: San Francisco, The Fillmore 20th April: Los Angeles, The Theatre at Ace Hotel
22nd April: Coachella – Indio, CA
3rd June: Primavera – Barcelona, Spain
3rd July: Rock Werchter – Werchter, Belgium
‘Everything You’ve Come To Expect’ is released April 1st via Domino Recording Co.