Stream the new album from Japandroids

Japandroids stream new album 'Near To The Wild Heart Of Life'
Photo by Camilo Christen

Japandroids’ third album, Near To The Wild Heart Of Life, is currently streaming in advance of it’s release next week. The album will be available at your local record store first on vinyl Tuesday, January 24, and everywhere else on Friday, January 27 through Anti- and Arts & Crafts.

A pre-order for the album is up now at the band’s 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 beginning on February 13th, which will find them playing their biggest show to date at NYC’s Terminal 5 on February 23rd, as well as multiple nights in Toronto, Philadelphia, DC, SF, and Los Angeles. They’ve also just announced a show in Austin on February 7th at the Mohawk Inside, with all proceeds benefiting Planned Parenthood.

Japandroids on tour:
2/7 – Austin, TX – Mohawk Inside
2/13 – Madison, WI – Majestic Theatre*
2/14 – Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue*
2/15 – Chicago, IL – Vic Theatre* SOLD OUT
2/17 – Toronto, ON – Danforth Theatre* SOLD OUT
2/18 – Toronto, ON – Danforth Theatre*
2/20 – Boston, MA – Royale*
2/23 – New York, NY – Terminal 5*
2/24 – Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer* SOLD OUT
2/25 – Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer*
2/27 – Washington, DC – 9:30 Club* SOLD OUT
2/28 – Washington, DC – 9:30 Club*
3/01 – Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle*
3/03 – Atlanta, GA – Variety Playhouse*
3/04 – Birmingham, AL – Saturn*
3/05 – St Louis, MO – The Ready Room*
3/07 – Denver, CO – Gothic Theatre*
3/09 – Los Angeles, CA – Fonda Theatre*
3/10 – Los Angeles, CA – Fonda Theatre* SOLD OUT
3/11 – San Diego, CA – Music Box*
3/13 – Santa Ana, CA -Observatory*
3/14 – San Francisco, CA – Fillmore*
3/17 – Portland, OR – Revolution Hall*
3/18 – Seattle, WA – Neptune*
3/20 – Vancouver, BC – Commodore Ballroom*
4/18 – Copenhagen, Denmark – Pumpehuset
4/19 – Hamburg, Germany – Uebel & Gefährlich
4/20 – Cologne, Germany – Gebaude 9
4/22 – Berlin, Germany – Columbia Theater
4/23 -Frankfurt, Germany – Zoom
4/24 – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Melkweg
4/26 – Paris, France – La Maroquinerie
4/27 – Brussels, Belgium – The Rotonde / Botanique
4/28 – Birmingham, UK – o2 Institute Birmingham
4/30 – Glasgow, UK – The Garage
5/01 – Leeds, UK – Stylus
5/02 – Nottingham, UK – Rescue Rooms
5/04 – Manchester, UK – Gorilla
5/05 – Brighton, UK – Concorde 2
5/06 – London, UK – o2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire
6/03 – Barcelona, Spain – Primavera Sound
6/04 – Barcelona, Spain – Primavera Sound
6/10 – Porto, Portugal – Primavera Sound
* with Craig Finn