New Superchunk Album Will Drop this Fall


We recently announced Superchunk’s plans to release a new LP and kick off a summer tour. Now, the foursome has revealed album art and set a date for the release of their latest effort, Majesty Shredding. The long-overdue follow-up to 2001’s Here’s to Shutting Up will drop Sept. 14 via Merge, according to the band’s website.

Check out a promotional video for the new album, which features footage from Superchunk’s recording sessions, in addition to their previously-announced tour dates, below:

Superchunk – Majesty Shredding from Merge Records on Vimeo.

21 – Carrboro, N.C. @ Cat’s Cradle
27 – Barcelona, Spain @ Primavera Sound Festival (with Pavement and The Fall)

19 – Denver, Colo. @ Westword Music Festival
20 – Chicago, Ill. @ Taste of Randolph Street Festival (with The Love Language)
24 – Omaha, Neb. @ MAHA Music Festival

17 – Washington, D.C. @ 930 Club
18 – New York, N.Y. @ Bowery Ballroom
19 – Brooklyn, N.Y. @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
21 – Boston, Mass. @ Royale
22 – Philadelphia, Pa. @ Trocadero

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