Yeah Yeah Yeahs have shared a snippet of their new single ‘Burning’ ahead of its release later this week.
The band confirmed in the post that the song will arrive this Wednesday (August 10). They also shared a roughly 10-second sneak peek of the song, which features a heavily distorted guitar riff over a piano sequence.
Burning” follows the New York trio’s breakthrough single “Spitting Off The Edge Of The World” (featuring Perfume Genius), released in June. Both songs appear on the group’s new album, “Cool It Down “, their first new album. in nine years.
‘Cool It Down’ follows 2013’s ‘Mosquito’. The new eight-track album arrives on September 30 via the band’s new label, Secretly Canadian.
Last month, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs canceled three shows in Australia due to unspecified “health issues”, according to a statement provided by Splendor In The Grass, the festival the band was scheduled to perform at.
On 15 July, Splendor announced that the band were pulling out of their 22 July performance at the New South Wales festival and planned side shows for Melbourne and Sydney on 20 and 24 July respectively.
The band have recently toured across the UK and Europe, playing at festivals such as Primavera Sound Barcelona, and on their own tour.
In a five-star review of their Manchester show, NME noted that they shared new songs from the upcoming album that “lay down panoramic pop and pent-up emotion.”