The New Album Info Thread

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Re: The New Album Info Thread

#211 Post by ArtHist » Wed 13 Nov 2019, 10:15 pm

ZiggyPSB wrote:
Mon 11 Nov 2019, 6:23 pm
The Divine Comedy have released their latest album on cassette.
Now that's niche. 35k followers on twitter. How many of them would actually own a cassette player to justify buying a new album on that format.

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#212 Post by Sage » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 9:06 am

New info from today, album cover is the leaked cover with Neil and Chris blurred in a grey image.
Track listing and duration is:

1. Will-o-the-wisp 4:27
2. You are the one 3:35
3. Happy people 3:51
4. Dreamland (feat. Years & Years) 3:28
5. Hoping for a miracle 5:00
6. I don't wanna 4:02
7. Monkey business 4:08
8. Only the dark 3:38
9. Burning the heather 5:27
10. Wedding in Berlin 4:39

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#213 Post by Electronic Dave » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 9:12 am

The album is called Hotspot or Hot Spot? :D I guess its still a one word title so maybe the former. New track on 6 Music now!

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#214 Post by romy » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 9:18 am

The new single is nice,like it,but I´m afraid of a new Release-Album..

All looks so grey,hopeless,I like more the uplifting.No wonder,they make a Greatest Hits tour,because with the ballads,you reach not that much spectators.

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#215 Post by Disco. » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 9:20 am

Yep,its NOT tour friendly music at all !

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#216 Post by chrissyboy » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 9:27 am

Disco. wrote:
Thu 14 Nov 2019, 9:20 am
Yep,its NOT tour friendly music at all !
Everything doesn’t have to be “banging and lasers”, ha ha.

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#217 Post by canveyboy » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 9:36 am

I don’t like the album title.
I don’t like the album artwork
And I don’t like...I don’t like the new song particularly much
I don’t like much really do I?
But what I do like (none of this) I love passionately
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#218 Post by canveyboy » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 9:36 am

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#219 Post by y3potential » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 9:49 am

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#220 Post by daveid » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 9:55 am

The lost room has been locked, sealed, concreted over, all architectural drawings have been burned and all those connected sent to the gulag.

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#221 Post by domino » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 10:03 am

daveid wrote:
Thu 14 Nov 2019, 9:55 am
The lost room has been locked, sealed, concreted over, all architectural drawings have been burned and all those connected sent to the gulag.
Don‘t give up on this one. If all seems to be forgotten forever, it could still be a b-side. :)
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#222 Post by onzio » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 10:04 am

I don't think that on Neil's mind hotspot is the internet thing.
If we consider his own political ideas, after Agenda, Dreamland, his avversion to Brexit and Trump,
I bet he's referring to the migrants hotspot.
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#223 Post by E-Mail Vampire » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 10:06 am

Well at least we know that Monkey Business and Wedding In Berlin are carried over from other albums.

Must say I’m not the biggest fan of the cover but that’s mainly because it doesn’t fit in with the theme from the first two trilogy albums (primary colour block shapes) or the Dreamland artwork. Fingers crossed that they keep the Berlin underground station theme for the singles at least.

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#224 Post by leesmapman » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 10:11 am

Wedding in Berlin, is that that 2016 track they composed for friends who got married?

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#225 Post by E-Mail Vampire » Thu 14 Nov 2019, 10:12 am

leesmapman wrote:
Thu 14 Nov 2019, 10:11 am
Wedding in Berlin, is that that 2016 track they composed for friends who got married?
Could well be, I thought it was from the Super sessions

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