Alternative rock pioneers JANE’S ADDICTION debuted their new single, “Irresistible Force”, on this morning’s (Tuesday, August 2) edition of the KROQ morning radio program “The Kevin Bean Show”. The song, which will be available through all digital outlets August 3, is taken from the band’s much-anticipated new album, “The Great Escape Artist” (Capitol Records). Marking the first new studio album by in eight years by Perry Farrell, Dave Navarro and Stephen Perkins, it is due out Tuesday, September 27. The album also features “End To The Lies”, a pre-single teaser track which the band made available to their fans as a free download this past April.
You can now stream “Irresistible Force” using the audio player below (courtesy of KROQ.Radio.com). Also available is an interview with the members of JANE’S ADDICTION from this morning’s edition of “The Kevin Bean Show”.
For “The Great Escape Artist”, JANE’S ADDICTION joined forces with producer Rich Costey (MUSE, FRANZ FERDINAND, INTERPOL), with TV ON THE RADIO‘s Dave Sitek on the team. Sitek, best known for his production work on TV ON THE RADIO, YEAH YEAH YEAHS and THE FOALS, is writing, programming, and playing bass on the album. The band, with Chris Chaney on bass, will be touring throughout 2011.
JANE’S ADDICTION announced an exclusive show at Koko in London on August 30, to follow their headline appearance on the Radio 1/NME stage at Reading and Leeds festivals. The concert sold out within minutes of going on sale.