White Lies announce new album 'As I Try Not To Fall Apart'

Following on from the release of their much-loved 2019 LP 'Five', White Lies have now announced their plans for a new studio album, arriving early next year.

The new full-length 'As I Try Not To Fall Apart' is being previewed by the record's title-track, which comes accompanied by a stunning new video directed by James Arden (aka The Trash Factory), and is set to be released on the 18th February via PIAS.

Speaking about the new offering, the band said, "We wrote this song quickly, late one night, and often the songs which come quickest are written from the gut and the heart, not with the head. We wanted the melody to feel like a hymn, to give the confessional lyrics weight despite being wrapped up as a pop song. It’s about accepting vulnerability as a man, and knowing it’s ok to be broken. There’s never been a more pressing time to spread the message that it’s ok to not be ok."

While director Arden added about the new video, "The track made me think of people trying to lift themselves out of emotional spirals - navigating feelings of fragility and fighting everyday pressures just so they can keep it together - and it made me think about how we can be buried and overwhelmed by our feelings and emotions, and how we could explore that, visually."

Check out the new video for 'As I Try Not To Fall Apart' in the player and see the album's full tracklisting below.

'As I Try Not To Fall Apart' Tracklist:
1. Am I Really Going To Die
2. As I Try Not To Fall Apart
3. Breathe
4. I Don’t Want To Go To Mars
5. Step Outside
6. Roll December
7. Ragworm
8. Blue Drift
9. The End
10. There Is No Cure For It

More News

Alt-J unveil new track 'Left Hand Free'

After the unveiling of 'Hunger Of The Pine' last month, the first single taken from their forthcoming album 'This Is All Yours', Alt-J have now... 7 years 4 months ago

Pink Floyd to release first album in 20 years

Legendary prog-rock outfit Pink Floyd will break their two decade recorded silence later this year with the release of their fifteenth studio album '... 7 years 4 months ago

Disclosure remix Usher's 'Good Kisser'

Following on from their remix of Pharrell's 'Frontin' last month, sibling production duo Disclosure return with their latest rework of Usher's 'Good... 7 years 5 months ago

Camden Crawl goes into liquidation

Camden Crawl has just announced that it has gone into liquidation after 19 years. The North London, venue-hopping festival occupied 25 clubs and... 7 years 5 months ago

Simian Ghost announce new album

Sweden's alt-pop trio Simian Ghost have announced a new album is due to arrive later this year. The band's forthcoming third album 'The Veil'... 7 years 5 months ago

Death Grips announce split

US electro hip-hop trio Death Grips have announced their split with immediate effect via a statement on their Facebook page. Although they have... 7 years 5 months ago

Royal Blood unveil new single 'Figure It Out'

While we get ever closer to the release of one of this year's most anticipated debut records, Royal Blood have now unveiled the fourth single to be... 7 years 5 months ago

Simian Mobile Disco unveil new track 'Tangents'

After the news last month that Simian Mobile Disco would be releasing their fourth studio album 'Whorl' later this year, the pair have now unveiled... 7 years 5 months ago

Nile Rodgers unveils new single 'Do What You Wanna Do'

Despite featuring on an eclectic variety of records over the last year, this is actually the first solo record we have seen from Nile Rodgers since... 7 years 5 months ago