Might 22, 2021 | 12:38pm ET
English trip-hop veterans Sneaker Pimps have introduced their return with Squaring the Circle, the group’s first new album since 2002’s Bloodsport. The complete-length is due out this fall, with the title observe being launched because the lead single on July ninth.
Squaring the Circle was written, carried out, and produced by founding members Chris Nook and Liam Howe. Nook laid down the vocals alongside featured artist Simonne Jones. Try a preview of the haunting piano ballad “Squaring the Circle” under.
Operating 16 tracks lengthy, the album was recorded at Sawtooth Studios in Pioneertown, California and The Tower Studios in London, UK. Sneaker Pimps hinted on the undertaking on social media earlier this 12 months and been laying out digital breadcrumbs over the previous month.
“ITS TAKEN MANY YEARS AND MANY FALSE STARTS TO GET SNEAKER PIMPS BACK IN THE GAME,” wrote Nook on Twitter. “SOMETIMES U NEED TO BACK THE FUCK OFF AND LET THE UNIVERSE TAKE CONTROL. IM PROUD AND RELIEVED TO SAY IT IS FINALLY HAPPENING. WE OFFICIALLY HAVE NEW MUSIC.
Sneaker Pimps are finest recognized for his or her 1996 hit, “6 Underground”, that includes the vocals of former lead singer Kelli Ali, who left the group after their breakout 1996 debut, Changing into X. The music peaked at No. 15 on the UK Singles Chart and No. 45 on the Billboard Sizzling 100. Revisit the observe under.
Digital and vinyl pre-orders are ongoing.
Squaring the Circle Paintings:
Squaring the Circle Tracklist:
02. Squaring the Circle
03. Love Me Silly
04. Pink Noise
05. No Present
07. Youngster within the Darkish
08. Black Rain
11. The Paper Room
12. Immaculate Hearts
13. So Far Gone
14. Come Just like the Treatment
16. The Tranquility Lure