Baio confirms debut album 'The Names'

Earlier this year, it was announced that Vampire Weekend bassist Chris Baio was going to release his first solo album and he has now confirmed the full details of that release.

Working under the alias Baio, the new self-produced full-length 'The Names' will be available from the 18th September via Glassnote and claims that the record "began to take shape when I moved from New York to London in 2013.”

You can listen to the album's left-of-centre lead track 'Brainwash yyrr Face' and see the full tracklist below.

'The Names' Tracklisting:
1. Brainwash yyrr Face
2. The Names
3. Sister of Pearl
4. I Was Born in a Marathon
5. Needs
6. All the Idiots
7. Matter
8. Endless Rhythm
9. Scarlett

More News

SBTRKT shares more music from his new album 'Wonder Where We Land'

Ahead of the release of his much-anticipated second album 'Wonder Where We Land', SBTRKT has now begun streaming some select cuts from his new... 5 years 12 months ago

Lorde unveils new track 'Yellow Flicker Beat'

After announcing earlier this year that she would be compiling the entire soundtrack to the new Hunger Games film 'Mockingjay Part 1', Lorde has now... 5 years 12 months ago

Röyksopp to release final album 'The Inevitable End'

After releasing a collaborative EP with Swedish popstar Robyn earlier this year, Norwegian electronic duo Röyksopp have announced they will be... 5 years 12 months ago

James Vincent McMorrow unveils new track 'You Know'

With an extensive UK and European tour about to kick off soon, Irish singer/songwriter James Vincent McMorrow has now unveiled a new track not... 5 years 12 months ago

Thom Yorke releases new album via BitTorrent

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has dropped a surprise album via the online torrent site BitTorrent. To explain his reasons for this, producer Nigel... 5 years 12 months ago

Neil Young announces new orchestral album

After recording his most lo-fi album ever 'A Letter Home' earlier this year, veteran singer/songwriter Neil Young is now looking to explore a far... 6 years 20 hours ago

Jon Hopkins announces new EP 'Asleep Versions'

Mercury Prize nominated producer Jon Hopkins is following up his incredible 2013 album 'Immunity' with a new EP later this year. The new release '... 6 years 22 hours ago

Jamie T shares new track 'Turn On The Light'

Prior to the release of his first studio album in five years next week, Jamie T has delivered another cut from his latest full-length. The new... 6 years 1 day ago

Kendrick Lamar unveils new track 'i'

After recently collaborating with producer Flying Lotus for his latest album, Kendrick Lamar has now unveiled the first track from his forthcoming... 6 years 1 day ago