We’re only one week out from The Belligerents v-anticipated album + the Brissy legends have announced a headline tour + dropped a fresh new track.
Known for their magnetic stage presence + their unique brand of high-energy, futuristic psychedelia – it’ll be the first time they’ll be sharing Science Fiction. “As a band we’ve been holding back on playing the album tracks live for what seems like a really long time now”, says frontman Lewis Stephenson. “We’re incredibly excited to get back on the road and play them to everyone who’s been with us on the journey so far.”
This latest single to be unleashed is the title track sees the 5-piece delve further into a blissful-pop / space odyssey.
“Sonically I wanted it to feel polished in a unique way whilst still holding the core of a rock song.” Lyrically, Stephenson says he “wanted to bottle that inescapable feeling of being trapped inside a reality you can’t shake – a longing for escape,” explains Stephenson.
Recorded on a farmhouse on Stradbroke Island during the North Queensland summer, the 11-song collection is one giant leap mankind / for the band. Tickets on sale now. You can pre-order Science Fiction.