Portugal. The Man have finalized their long-awaited ninth album Chris Black Modified My Life, due out June twenty third through Atlantic Data. As a preview, they’ve shared the brand new music “Dummy” and introduced tour dates.
The follow-up to 2017’s Woodstock, Chris Black Saved My Life was produced by Jeff Bhasker (Beyonce, Harry Types, SZA, Mark Ronson). The album is devoted to Portugal. The Man’s late pal and honorary band member, Chris Black, who died on Could nineteenth, 2019.
Produced by Asa Taccone, “Dummy” has that basic Portugal. The Man sound: a slinky bass line and breezy, modulated vocals open the monitor, earlier than singer John Baldwin Gourley assumes his pure warble to command his viewers to bop: “1, 2, 3, 4/ Everybody get on the dance floor/ 5, 6, 7, 8,/ It’s 4:00 a.m. and I’m wide awake.”
The accompanying video stars the band’s new “honorary member,” Tank Canine. Watch it under.
Portugal. the Man have additionally introduced the primary batch of tour dates in assist of the album, together with a pageant set at Bonnaroo and headlining exhibits at Purple Rocks, Radio Metropolis, and Hollywood Bowl. Tickets can be found right here.
Take a look at the album’s paintings and tracklist under. Company are featured on a number of tracks, however their identities are being stored a secret for now.
Final yr, Portugal. the Man shared “What, Me Worry?,” which they later carried out on Ellen. Quickly after, they served up a canopy of Chic’s basic “Santeria.”
Chris Black Modified My Life Art work:
Chris Black Modified My Life Tracklist:
01. Heavy Video games II (feat Jeff Bhasker)
02. Grim Technology
03. Thunderdome [W.T.A] (feat. ** & **)
05. Summer season of Luv (feat. **)
06. Ghost City
07. Time’s a Fantasy (feat. ** & **)
09. Plastic Island
10. Champ (feat. **)
11. Anxiousness:Readability (feat. **)
Portugal. the Man 2023 Tour Dates:
06/16 – Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo Music Pageant
07/20 – Portland, OR @ Edgefield
07/23 – Morrison, CO @ Purple Rocks Amphitheatre
07/27 – New York, NY @ Radio Metropolis Music Corridor
08/06 – Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Bowl