Broken Social Scene are set to release a new album May 4, but they still haven't revealed the title. But sources reveal it's chock full of special guests including:
The Sea and Cake's Sam Prekop, Tortoise's Doug McCombs, Pavement's Spiral Stairs, Poi Dog Pondering's Susan Bells, Helen Money's Alison Chesley and The Weakerthans' Jason Tait, Amy Millan and Evan Cranley of Stars, Emily Haines and Jimmy Shaw of Metric, and more. Phew.
The album was co-produced by BSS and John McEntire (Tortoise) at Soma Studios in Chicago, and in Toronto studios Giant Studio and The Schvitz Studio.
Broken Social Scene On Tour:
Saturday May 1st, 2010 San Francisco , CA The Fillmore
Monday May 3rd, 2010 Los Angeles , CA Henry Fonda Theatre
Friday May 7th, 2010 New York , NY Webster Hall
Thursday May 13th, 2010 London , UK Brixton Academy
Friday May 14th, 2010 Minehead @ Butlins , UK All Tomorrow's Parties
Saturday May 15th, 2010 Brighton , UK The Great Escape
Monday May 17th, 2010 London , UK Heaven
Tuesday May 18th, 2010 Amsterdam , Netherlands Melkweg
Wednesday May 19th, 2010 Cologne , Germany Burgerhaus Stollwerck
Friday May 21st, 2010 Paris , France La Maroquinerie
Sunday May 23rd, 2010 Linz , AUT LinzFest
Saturday June 19th, 2010 Toronto , ON Olympic Island