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Swervedriver Unveil New Video for "Setting Sun", Announce Album Release Date

Alt rock veterans Swervedriver have released the video for their new single, "Setting Sun", along with details of a new album and tour.

A rather easygoing track, "Setting Sun", the newest tune by Swervedriver, features the band's familiar mix of shimmering and jagged guitars. The song is the lead single from I Wasn't Born to Lose You, the band's first album of new material since 99th Dream in 1998.

The current lineup features most of the band's best-known '90s lineup in singer/guitarist Adam Franklin, guitarist Jimmy Hartridge, and bassist Steve George. Mikey Jones from Franklin's solo backing band is on drums.




The new album will be released 3 March. Tracklist and tour dates are below:

I Wasn't Born to Lose You

Cobraside Records

01 Autodidact

02 Last Rites

03 For a Day Like Tomorrow

04 Setting Sun

05 Everso

06 English Subtitles

07 Red Queen Arms Race

08 Deep Wound

09 Lone Star

10 I Wonder?

North American Tour:

03/04 San Diego, CA - Casbah

03/05 Los Angeles, CA - Roxy Theatre

03/06 San Francisco, CA - Great American Music Hall

03/08 Seattle, WA - Neumo's Crystal Ball

03/09 Portland, OR - Doug Fir Lounge

03/12 St. Paul, MN - Turf Club

03/13 Madison, WI - High Noon Saloon

03/14 Chicago, IL - TBA

03/15 Grand Rapids, MI - Pyramid Scheme

03/16 Cincinnati, OH - The Woodward Theater

03/17 St. Louis, MO - The Duck Room @ Blueberry

03/19 Dallas, TX - Club Dada

03/20-21 - Austin, TX - SXSW

03/23 Atlanta, GA - Terminal West (updated)

03/24 Durham, NC - Motorco

03/25 Washington, DC - Rock & Roll Hotel

03/27 Brooklyn, NY - Music Hall of Williamsburg

03/28 Cambridge, MA - The Sinclair

03/29 Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer

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