The Fall have announced details of their 32nd studio album.
New Facts Emerge will be released on Cherry Red Records on July 28. The album was produced by Kieron Melling/Mark E. Smith and engineered by Ding.
The line-up on New Facts Emerge is: Mark E. Smith (lead vocals); Peter Greenway (guitar, synth, backing vocals); Dave Spurr (bass, Mellotron, backing vocals); Kieron Melling (drums).
This is not a release by The Fall group, it is a release by Cherry Red, and it’s the 1st thing Mark E. Smith has heard of it.
It’s from the 90s, b.e. (before Ed)
The postponed gig at Leeds Belgrave Music Hall which was due to take place in February has been rescheduled for Tuesday 23rd May. Original tickets remain valid. The Fall are also due to play Wakefield Unity Works on Friday 20th October. Tickets on sale Monday 10th April, 10am.
“New Facts Emerge” 2016/17 recorded Castleford/Salford. Release back end May.
“I thought I was going mad when I heard the news, what with trying to get the LP out and everything else, trying to celebrate my 39th birthday, it’s enough to drive you insane. Mark E. Smith III Reign that is!”
Unfortunately, due to Mark’s ongoing flu and chest infection, the scheduled concert at Leeds Belgrave Music Hall tomorrow (Friday 24th February) has been postponed.
The Fall apologise to fans planning on attending the Newcastle or Leeds gigs. They will be rescheduled as soon as Mark is well enough.
Update: Bristol (31st March) has also been postponed.
Official 'New Facts Emerge' tshirts available to order now. In black, navy or white.