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Album title: unknown
Album release date: it “probably won’t come out” in 2019, per Dave L.
Album cover: unknown
Confirmed songs: none yet
March 31, 2019: Appearing on Radio X, Dave said that Gang of Youths’ new album “probably won’t come out this year,” but he thinks that it will be ready (i.e., finished) by the end of the year. He confirmed that the album title has been chosen (see below), and also said he has “some song titles” and “at least scaffolds for a bunch of songs.” Dave also said the band doesn’t know who will produce the album, and suggested the band might do that themselves. Here’s our full story.
November 28, 2018: Dave co-hosted Zane Lowe’s radio show on Beats 1 and the subject of GOY’s next album came up during the conversation. Dave revealed that he already knows the name of the album and wants it finished in 2019:
“There’s gonna be something. I’ve got everything conceptually with the album, including a name, but not necessarily songs. I don’t want to stagnate, though. I think that’s the other thing that like — I kind of want to at least get this third album done by next year. That’s really fucking important to me.”
Lowe asked, but Dave wouldn’t give away the album name … at least not on-air. Here’s an abbreviated version of the quote above: