Deerhunter have announced that their fifth studio album, Monomania, will be released May 2013.
As Spin notes, the press release announces the album in an interesting fashion,
Mystery disc of NOCTURNAL GARAGE. rat tapes / NEW FORMAT
is avant garde(?) but only in context not form (original intent of avant garde (1912-59) / before logic: FOG MACHINE / LEATHER / NEON
The band recently changed their lineup by expanding into five members. Touring member Frankie Broyles will now play guitar and bassist Josh McKay will replace Joshua Fauver.
The album was recorded in Brooklyn and will be available May 7.
Monomania track list:
01. Neon Junkyard
0 2. Leather Jacket II
03. The Missing
0 4. Pensacola
0 5. Dream Captain
06. Blue Agent
0 9. Back to the Middle
12. Punk (La Vie Antérieure)