Prior to the release of a new album, the Milltown Brothers have announced that they will share a new single on Stanley Records on the 24th of July 2020. ‘Stockholm’, recorded recently in their hometown of Colne in Lancashire, is the eponymously titled lead track from their forthcoming album which is due to arrive in the Autumn.
Available digitally at all major outlets and via the band’s social channels, the new song is a beautifully crafted and understated pop tune which captures the Milltown Brothers’ enduring vision of love, honesty and optimism to great effect.
“There’s a lot to talk about when you’ve nothing to hide”
The follow up to 2015’s ‘Long Road’ collection, the aforementioned new album ‘Stockholm’ will be the quartet’s fifth long-player in a career that has spanned almost thirty years and features eight brand new tracks.
Listen to ‘Stockholm’ – BELOW:
Formed in Lancashire and still featuring the original line up of siblings Matt (Vocals / Guitar), and Simon Nelson (Guitar) together with James Fraser (Bass), Barney Williams (Organ / Piano) and Nian Brindle (Drums), the Milltown Brothers released their debut album ‘Slinky’ in 1991.
Critically acclaimed and timeless, the record was awarded a celebrated five stars review by Q Magazine and included the hits ‘Which Way Should I Jump’, ‘Here I Stand’ and ‘Apple Green’ and went on to sell in excess of 100K copies worldwide. The single ‘Which Way Should I Jump’ ultimately went on to make the top ten in the US Billboard Alternative Rock Chart, as well as being a hit in the UK, Europe and Japan.
‘Stockholm’ is released 2nd October 2020 on Stanley Records