Foals tease new music and plans for Studying and Leeds at Lollapalooza 2023

Foals have teased new music in addition to their plans for his or her upcoming Studying & Leeds set whereas at Lollapalooza 2023.

Whereas talking to NME backstage at this 12 months’s version of Chicago’s well-known music pageant, Foals shared that they have been engaged on some new music. Frontman Yannis Philippakis stated: “We’ve acquired a track that’s unfinished that we name ‘Tranquillity’, it’s not going to be referred to as that sooner or later however we have been all listening to it and vibing with it the opposite day.”

He continued: “It was one thing we have been writing and recording across the time of ‘Life Is Yours’ and it didn’t fairly match nevertheless it’s actually thrilling and is sort of the best factor we’ve ever written so we would attempt to end that in some unspecified time in the future.”

The band additionally shared what they’ve arising for his or her headlining set at Studying & Leeds later this month.

Jimmy Smith, Joe Price, Jack Bevan and Yannis Philippakis of Foals perform during Lollapalooza at Grant Park on August 04, 2023 in Chicago, Illinois. Credit: Barry Brecheisen/GETTY
Jimmy Smith, Joe Worth, Jack Bevan and Yannis Philippakis of Foals carry out throughout Lollapalooza at Grant Park on August 04, 2023 in Chicago, Illinois. Credit score: Barry Brecheisen/GETTY

“We’re getting chased for the setlist which feels a bit early because it’s a number of weeks away,” stated Philippakis. Drummer Jack Bevan added: “We’ll be bringing an enormous manufacturing and there shall be a number of sprinkles on prime and Walter [Gervers, bassist] has some large secret stuff deliberate, he hasn’t even informed us but so we’re wanting ahead to that.”

In different information, Foals are set to play MEO Kalorama 2023 on the finish of this month. The Prodigy, Lil Silva, Arcade Fireplace, Florence + The Machine, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Aphex Twin and extra are additionally set to play the pageant.

The band not too long ago welcomed again Gervers following his departure from the group in 2017. “Walter is again and higher than ever. Rejoining for all the approaching reveals and into the long run. Prepare, the boys are again in enterprise,” shared Philippakis on an Instagram submit of his fellow Foals members within the pub with Gervers.

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