tUnE-yArDs Announce New LP Nikki Nack

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tUnE-yArDs Announce New LP <i>Nikki Nack</i>

tUnE-yArDs have announced a new album titled Nikki Nack, which is set to drop on May 6 via 4AD. This is the follow up album to the band’s 2011’s breakout, w h o k i l l. Since rumors of working on a new album circulated last summer, Merrill Garbus has been in Haiti studying drumming with Daniel Brevin to expand upon unfamiliar rhythms and syncopation to incorporate in her new album. To listen to what Nikki Nack has in store, you can stream a “megamix” of snippets from the full LP above. Check out tour dates below.

tUnE-yArDs Tour Dates:

5 – Los Angeles, Calif. @ Hollywood Forever
7 – Brooklyn N.Y. @ Rough Trade
12 – London, England @ Village Underground
14 – Berlin, Germany @ Berghain
15 – Hamburg, Germany @ Nochtspeicher
16 – Brussels, Belgium @ Les Nuits-Cirque Royal
18 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Bitterzoet
19 – Paris, France @ Café de La Danse
23 – Bend, Ore. @ Les Schwab Ampitheater
25 – George, Wash. @ Sasquatch! Music Festival

1 – Houston, Texas @ Free Press Summerfest
19- Toronto, ON @ North by Northeast
21 – Dover, Del. @ Firefly Music Festival

19 – Chicago, Ill. @ Pitchfork Music Festival