Published on May 8th, 2013 | by AlexandreG.0
Editors new album The Weight of Your Love
Editors announce album release and premiere a new song called A Ton Of Love.
The Weight Of Your Love is the follow-up to the band’s 2009 LP In This Light And On This Evening.
Speaking about the new material, frontman Tom Smith described the album as like ‘having a foot in that alt rock / Americana world…feeling untouchable at times’. As for the lyrics are more about ‘love songs…that don’t ad here to the traditional love song type.’ Editors debuted their new single, A Ton Of Love, yesterday on the UK’s Radio One as Zane Lowe’s ‘Hottest Record In The World’.
According to the official website, the release is planned for July 1st, but the pre-sale started from midnight today. Production is due to Jacquire King (Tom Waits, Modest Mouse, Buddy Guy, Norah Jones, Kings of Leon…).
Last year Editors guitarist Chris Urbanowicz left the band. The group posted a statement on their website, which said that the guitarist had left ‘in a decision entirely based upon future musical direction’ .
The tracklist of The Weight of Your Love is as follows:
01 The Weight
03 A Ton Of Love
04 What Is This Thing Called Love
09 Two Hearted Spider
10 The Phone Book
11 Bird Of Prey
Deluxe Edition only:
12 The Sting
13 Get Low
14 Comrade Spill My Blood
15 Hyena (Acoustic)
16 Nothing (Acoustic)
Here is the music video for the lead single A Ton Of Love: