Popstrangers – “Return Of The Mack” (Mark Morrison Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

Popstrangers – “Return Of The Mack” (Mark Morrison Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

London-based, New Zealand-born indie-poppers Popstrangers released the excellent Fortuna last spring, and they’ll return to the US for the first time in two years this month for a bunch of gigs at California’s Culture Collide Festival and NYC’s CMJ Music Marathon. To mark the occasion, today they’re unveiling their cover of Mark Morrison’s ’90s R&B smash “Return Of The Mack.” That’s a great song, and they’ve successfully turned it into a Popstrangers tune. Listen below, where you’ll also find the festival dates.

North American tour dates:

10/15 San Francisco, CA @ Elbo Room (Culture Collide Festival)
10/17 Los Angeles, CA @ Lot 1 Cafe (Culture Collide Festival)
10/18 Los Angeles, CA @ Taix (Culture Collide Festival)
10/21 New York, NY @ Webster Hall (CMJ New Zealand Showcase)
10/22 New York, NY @ Cake Shop (CMJ Terrorbird Day Party)
10/22 New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge (CMJ Carpark Showcase)
10/24 New York, NY @ Cake Shop (CMJ Breakthru Radio Party)

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