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Spring King return with new single ‘The Hum’

Two years since their storming debut, Spring King are back with new single ‘The Hum’, ahead of the release of album number two.

Spring King
Spring King return with emphatic new single, ‘The Hum’.

Spring King are back and back with a bang. On Tuesday, the Macclesfield indie-rockers premiered their lead single ‘The Hum’ on Annie Mac’s BBC Radio 1 show, also revealing details of their second album.

The Hum’ roars to life right from the start and doesn’t relent. It’s a song with quirky riffs, bubbling tension and capped off with a shout-a-long chorus. Singing about the things you have and the place your from, it’s a reflective and nostalgic outlook from frontman Tarek Musa.

Musa sings about revelling in his past and trying to capture those emotions felt at that time. Yet he looks forward and uses it to spur him on; “I felt the beauty, I felt the love, there’s no light from up above… come so far, come so far, to lose it all…”.

Spring King have returned with a thrilling single, that’ll leave you struggling to wait for more when the album A Better Life, is released on August 31st.

Artwork for Spring King’s second album, A Better Life
A Better Life, the second album from Spring King, due out August 31st via Island Records.

The Hum’, Spring King’s new single is available to stream and download now. Listen to the first song taken from A Better Life, below.

Spring King are all over the festival scene this summer and hit the road across the UK, later this autumn. You can catch them at the O2 Academy 2 in Liverpool on September 22nd.

22nd July                    Tramlines Festival, Sheffield

18th August                 RiZe Festival, Cheltenham

25th August                 Reading Festival, Reading

26th August                 Leeds Festival, Bramham Park

1st September             Bingley Music Live, Bingley

19th September          St Lukes, Glasgow

20th September          The Cluny, Newcastle

21st September          Plug 2, Sheffield

22nd September         O2 Academy 2, Liverpool

25th September          Thekla, Bristol

26th September          Rescue Rooms, Nottingham

27th September          O2 Institute 2, Birmingham

28th September          O2 Forum Kentish Town, London

29th September          O2 Ritz, Manchester

Tickets are on sale now from the band’s website.

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