Broken Social Scene – “World Sick”

The new Broken Social Scene album is imminent. This much you know, along with knowing that the collective’s pared down to a relatively lean six-member core for its sessions, and that “the new record is, like all Broken Social Scene albums, a record driven by love.” Aww! Kevin Drew, Brendan Canning, Justin Peroff, Charles Spearin, Andrew Whiteman, Sam Goldberg, and Lisa Lobsinger are its principal love apostles, it was recorded in Toronto and produced by the band and John McEntire in Chicago, and the list of “guests” comprises half of Toronto. Now we’re another phase deeper into its guaranteed invasion of Blogger Mindspace V.2010 with what it looks like (that’s the art), what it’s called (Forgiveness Rock Record, jam), and what it partially sounds like via “World Sick” (expansive, uplifting, dramatic, melodic, in other words a BSS song, and a good one at that). Headphones up, put on repeat, then do whatever you do when listening to heart-swelling bliss jams:

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(via P4K)

Forgiveness Rock Record is out 5/4 via Arts & Crafts.

03/14 – Elkton, FL @ Harvest of Hope
03/18 – Austin, TX @ Stubb’s BBQ
03/19 – Austin, TX @ The Parish
05/01 – San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore
05/03 – Los Angeles, CA @ Henry Fonda Theatre
05/07 – New York, NY @ Webster Hall
05/13 – London, England @ Brixton Academy ^
05/14 – Minehead, England @ All Tomorrow’s Parties
05/17 – London, England @ Heaven
05/18 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Melkweg
05/19 – Cologne, Germany @ Burgerhaus Stollwerck
05/21 – Paris, France @ La Maroquinerie
05/23 – Linz, Austria @ LinzFest
05/24 – Berlin, Germany @ Kesselhaus
05/27 – Barcelona, Spain @ Primavera Festival
05/29 – George, WA @ Sasquatch
06/19 – Toronto, Ontario @ Toronto Island ^%

^ w/ Pavement
% w/ Band of Horses