RATATAT ANNOUNCE FIFTH STUDIO ALBUMMAGNIFIQUE

ratatatEvan Mast and Mike Stroud the duo who make up RATATAT have revealed they’ll release their fifth studio album Magnifique on Friday July 17 via XL Recordings / Remote Control Records.

The 14-track album includes the recently released single ‘Cream On Chrome,’ which the duo debuted during their closing, headline set at this year’s Coachella.

Following up on the experimental sounds of LP3 and LP4,  RATATAT return to their core guitar-driven sound on Magnifique which was recorded over the course of four years in various studios in different locations including Jamaica, upstate New York, Long Island, NY and their home studio in Brooklyn.

Including artwork by Mast and Stroud, the album also features pedal steel guitar and the sound of a tiny 1940’s guitar amp found in a thrift store in Guadalajara.

Check out ‘Intro’:

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