Field Music announce new album 'Making A New World'

Following on from the release of their brilliant 2018 studio album 'Open Here', Field Music have now announced their plans for a new LP, arriving early next year.

The new full-length 'Making A New World' will become the band's eighth studio record to date, is being previewed by the new single 'Only In A Man's World', and is expected to be released on the 10th January via Memphis Industries.

Speaking about their latest track, the band's David Brewis explains, "I found myself researching the development of sanitary pads - not a statement I’ve ever imagined myself making - and was surprised at how little the advertising material has changed in a hundred years. It’s still, Hey Ladies! Let’s not mention it too loudly but here is the perfect product to keep you feeling normal WHILE THE DISGUSTING, DIRTY THING HAPPENS. And you realise that it’s a kind of madness that a monthly occurrence for billions of women - something absolutely necessary for the survival of humanity - is seen as shameful or dirty - and is taxed MORE than razor blades?!"

Adding, "At every stage of making this song, I had to ask myself, am I allowed to do this? Is it okay to do this? And I cringed in the next room when I first showed it to my wife. But I think confronting my own embarrassment is a pretty fundamental part of what the song is about."

Have a listen to 'Only In A Man's World' in the player and see the album's full tracklisting below.

'Making A New World' Tracklist:
Sound Ranging
Silence
Coffee or Wine
Best Kept Garden
I Thought You Were Something Else
Between Nations
A Change of Heir
Do You Read Me?
From a Dream, Into My Arms
Beyond That of Courtesy
A Shot To The Arm
A Common Language Pt 1
A Common Language Pt 2
Nikon Pt 1
Nikon Pt 2
If The Wind Blows Towards The Hospital
Only In A Man's World
Money Is A Memory
An Independent State

More News

Hamilton Leithauser delivers new single 'Don't Check The Score'

With his highly-anticipated new album set to arrive in just a matter of weeks, Hamilton Leithauser has now unveiled the next cut to be lifted from... 1 day 21 hours ago

Gengahr share cover of Billie Eilish's 'everything i wanted'

Hot off the heels of releasing their critically-praised new album 'Sanctuary', Gengahr have now returned to share a very special cover. The band... 2 days 2 hours ago

Benjamin Gibbard unveils new single 'Life In Quarantine'

Having spent the last week live-streaming acoustic performances from his home, Death Cab For Cutie's Benjamin Gibbard has now unveiled a new studio... 2 days 4 hours ago

Braids unveil new single 'Snow Angel'

With their highly-anticipated new album postponed until the summer, Braids have now quenched out thirst for new music by sharing the next cut taken... 2 days 21 hours ago

Tom Misch and Yussef Dayes share new single 'Kyiv'

With their highly-anticipated new album set to arrive later next month, Tom Misch and Yussef Dayes have now unveiled the next cut to be lifted from... 2 days 22 hours ago

Run The Jewels collaborate with DJ Premier and Greg Nice on 'Ooh La La'

After returning earlier this week to share their comeback single 'The Yankee And The Brave', Run The Jewels are back already to unveil yet another... 3 days 2 hours ago

Cabbage return with new single 'You've Made An Art Form (From Falling To Pieces)'

After delivering their standalone single 'Torture' near the end of last year, Cabbage have now returned to deliver what is likely to be the first... 3 days 4 hours ago

NZCA LINES returns with new single 'Pure Luxury'

Having remained largely silent since the release of his 2016 album 'Infinite Summer', producer and multi-instrumentalist Michael Lovett aka NZCA... 3 days 21 hours ago

Nadine Shah shares new track 'Trad'

With her highly-anticipated new album expected to arrive in the coming months, Nadine Shah has now dropped the next cut to be lifted from her... 3 days 23 hours ago