Japandroids share “No Known Drink or Drug”

Japandroids release new track "No Known Drink or Drug"
Photo by Camilo Christen

Japandroids third album, Near To The Wild Heart Of Life, will be available at your local record store first on vinyl, Tuesday, January 24, and everywhere else on January 27 through Arts & Crafts. Today the band has shared another new track from it, “No Known Drink or Drug”.

A pre-order for the album is up now at Japandroids’ website, with the option to buy the special 7″ edition of the title track single featuring a B-side cover of Talking Heads’ “Love → Building on Fire.”

Japandroids will set out on a headlining tour of North America beginning on February 13, which will find them playing their biggest show to date at New York City’s Terminal 5 on February 23, as well as multiple nights in Toronto, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Los Angeles, before wrapping in their hometown of Vancouver, on March 20. See all tour dates below and check their website for additional dates.

Japandroids on tour:
02/13 – Madison, WI @ Majestic Theatre ^
02/14 – Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue ^
02/15 – Chicago, IL @ Vic Theatre ^
02/17 – Toronto, ON @ Danforth Music Hall ^ [SOLD OUT]
02/18 – Toronto, ON @ Danforth Music Hall ^
02/20 – Boston, MA @ Royale ^
02/23 – New York, NY @ Terminal 5 ^
02/24 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer ^ [SOLD OUT]
02/25 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer ^
02/27 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club ^ [SOLD OUT]
02/28 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club ^
03/01 – Carrboro, NC @ Cat’s Cradle ^
03/03 – Atlanta, GA @ Variety Playhouse ^
03/04 – Birmingham, AL @ Saturn ^
03/05 – St. Louis, MO @ Ready Room ^
03/07 – Denver, CO @ Gothic Theatre ^
03/09 – Los Angeles, CA @ Fonda Theatre ^
03/10 – Los Angeles, CA @ Fonda Theatre ^
03/11 – San Diego, CA @ Music Box ^
03/13 – Santa Ana, CA @ Observatory ^
03/14 – San Francisco, CA @ Fillmore ^
03/17 – Portland, OR @ Revolution Hall ^
03/18 – Seattle, WA @ Neptune ^
03/20 – Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom ^
04/18 – Copenhagen, DK @ Pumpehuset
04/19 – Hamburg, DE @ Uebel & Gehfährlich
04/20 – Cologne, DE @ Gebaude 9
04/22 – Berlin, DE @ Columbia Theater
04/23 – Frankfurt, DE @ Zoom
04/24 – Amsterdam, NE @ Melkweg
04/26 – Paris, FR @ La Maroquinerie
04/27 – Brussels, BE @ The Rotonde / Botanique
04/28 – Birmingham, UK @ 02 Institute Birmingham
04/30 – Glasgow, UK @ The Garage
05/01 – Leeds, UK @ Stylus
05/02 – Nottingham, UK @ Rescue Rooms
05/04 – Manchester, UK @ Gorilla
05/05 – Brighton, UK @ Concorde 2
05/06 – London, UK @ 02 Shepherd’s Bush Empire
06/01-04 – Barcelona, ES @ Primavera Sound
06/08-10 – Porto, PT @ Primavera Sound
^ Craig Finn