It’s with great regret that I’ve had to cancel East India Youth’s show at the Frost Festival in Copenhagen this Sunday, due to Will’s ill-health. It’s not something I do lightly, and – having promoted for 25 years, co-owned a venue and booked a festival – I’m acutely aware of the shit this puts the good people at Frost in at such short notice. Those emails are never nice to send, but a whole lot worse to receive. Continue reading

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“Here is a video for the song CAROUSEL which features on my new album CULTURE OF VOLUME (Released 6th April/7th in the USA on XL Recordings). I premiered this song at my last London headline show and the response was electrifying. It’s a very important song to me personally and so I wanted to share it with you first, as an introduction to the new album. I hope you enjoy it.” – Will

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The second album from East India Youth, titled CULTURE OF VOLUME, will be released by XL Recordings on 06 April 2015 (07 in US).

Mostly recorded and produced in his bedroom at home in London, and named after a fragment of verse from the poem ‘Monument’ by Rick Holland, CULTURE OF VOLUME was mixed by Graham Sutton, with the artwork  created by visual artist Dan Tombs. The full tracklisting is as follows:

01 THE JUDDERING
02 END RESULT
03 BEAMING WHITE
04 TURN AWAY
05 HEARTS THAT NEVER
06 ENTIRETY
07 CAROUSEL
08 DON’T LOOK BACKWARDS
09 MANNER OF WORDS
10 MONTAGE RESOLUTION

You can preorder the album here. There are a limited 100 signed vinyl and 50 signed CDs from the EIY shop.