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    Wed, 01 Feb 2017 08:59:00

    Blondie Announces New Album Featuring Sia, Charli XCX, Johnny Marr; Listen To "Fun" -

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    • Blondie - NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 10: Musician Debbie Harry of Blondie attends Billboard's annual Women in Music event at Capitale on December 10, 2013 in New York City.
    • Blondie - NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 10: Musician Debbie Harry of Blondie attends Billboard's annual Women in Music event at Capitale on December 10, 2013 in New York City.
    • Blondie - NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 10: Musician Debbie Harry of Blondie attends Billboard's annual Women in Music event at Capitale on December 10, 2013 in New York City.

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    Blondie has recruited an eclectic group of artists for 11th their full-length studio album, Pollinator, due out May 5th via BMG. Produced by John Congleton (The Walkmen, Sigur Ros, St. Vincent), the album will feature work from TV on the Radio's Dave Sitek, Sia, Charli XCX, Laurie Anderson, Blood Orange's Devonté Hynes, Joan Jett, former Smiths/Modest Mouse guitarist Johnny Marr, and to top it all... Strokes guitarist Nick Valensi.

    Original members of Blondie, singer Debbie Harry, guitarist Chris Stein, and drummer Clem Burke, appear throughout the LP. Harry said of the album, "We're very serious about fun." While Stein said of their new record, "Quoting Emma Goldman, 'If I can't dance I don't want to be part of your revolution.' In these trying times we need some fun."

    Blondie last released Ghosts of Download in 2014. Throughout the month of April, Blondie will be teaming up with Cyndi Lauper for a variety of shows across Australia and New Zealand. They also have announced to concerts opening for Phil Collins in Dublin and London in late June. Additional concerts for the U.S., Canada, the UK and Europe will be revealed soon. And what a live show it promises to be with such an impressive list of contributors joining a band still at the top of their performing game.

    Pollinator Track List
    1. "Doom or Destiny"
    2. "Long Time"
    3. "Already Naked"
    4. "Fun"
    5. "My Monster"
    6. "Best Day Ever"
    7. "Gravity"
    8. "When I Gave Up On You"
    9. "Love Level"
    10. "Too Much"
    11. "Fragments"

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    —The ARTISTdirect Staff
    02.01.17



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