News has been coming out in fragments in recent months regarding the new album from French purveyor of atmospheric, blissful electronica M83. Now, the Antibes native has shown the world the album art (above) for the new LP, entitled Hurry Up We’re Dreaming and due for release on October 18 through Mute.
Pitchfork also report that M83, real name Anthony Gonzales, will be touring in North America in October and November. A new song, Midnight City, is also doing the internet rounds and you can hear that below – it’s out as a single on August 16.
Hurry Up We’re Dreaming marks M83’s sixth album, and follow-up to 2008’s superb and undoubtedly influential Saturdays=Youth, a reminder of which can be found below, under Midnight City. The new album features the likes of Zola Jesus, Medicine‘s Brad Laner, Justin Meldal-Johnsen, and multi-instrumentalist Morgan Kibby, who had a large hand in making Saturdays=Youth as good as it was.