Johnny Foreigner have announced their new album Mono No Aware, out July 8th on Lame-O Records in the US and Alcopop Records in the UK. Pre-orders are available now via Lame-O Records and Alcopop Records. Last week, Johnny Foreigner released the music video for their first single "If You Can't Be Honest, Be Awesome" via Noisey.
Johnny Foreigner will be touring the UK this July and Japan this September. A full list of dates can be found below.
Mono No Aware tracklist:
1. Mounts Everest
3. I Can Show You The Way To Grand Central
4. The X And The O
5. Don't, Just Don't
6. Our Lifestyles Incandescent
7. The Worst Of Us
8. Into The Veldt
9. If You Can't Be Honest, Be Awesome
10. Cliff Jumper
11. Decants The Atlantic
07/08 - Birmingham, UK - Sunflower Lounge
07/09 - Camden, UK - The Crowndale
07/15 - Steventon, UK - Hill Farms
09/20 - Shibuya, Japan - O-nest
Johnny Foreigner has earned its sizeable fan base on the other side of the pond. Fitting in equally with emo, indie pop and math rock crowds, Johnny Foreigner crafted a sound that moves too quickly to be defined. The band will be releasing its sixth full length Mono No Aware July 8th via Alcopop Records in the UK and Lame-O Records in the US. A peak in an almost decade long carer, the record finds the perfect balance between technique and reckless abandon. Quick, intricate guitar lines and dual vocals fly overtop sprinting drums that drive listeners wherever the band wants to take them.
With its own chaotic class of speedy indie music, Johnny Foreigner has found its way into the hearts of its hometown and international audiences alike. The band members quickly gained a reputation as proud road warriors, taking off on tours ranging from a headliner in Japan to slots opening for Los Campesinos in the UK and US to a recently announced second run in South Africa. Equipped with a truly unique sound, killer work ethic and wicked sense of humour, Johnny Foreigner has a knack for charming the audiences all over the world. With this Lame-O Records partnership, the band has set their sights on the United States. Get ready to be charmed.