- 22 Jan 19
'Uncomfortably Numb' is the latest single off the Illinois emo band's upcoming album.
American Football are joined by Paramore’s Hayley Williams on their latest release, ‘Uncomfortably Numb.’ The new track is the latest single off the band’s third self-titled album, following ‘Silhouettes,’ which was released in December.
Set to drop on March 22, the highly anticipated album will be American Football’s first release since 2016. On December 11, the band took to Instagram to announce the upcoming release.
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We are thrilled to announce our third full length album, American Football (LP3), coming March 22nd, 2019 via @polyvinylrecords! Preorders, bundles and limited edition variants are available now at the link in our bio. You can hear the opening track “Silhouettes.” We’re also very excited to announce our special release show at the Metro in Chicago on March 30th. Tickets go on sale Friday but we have a limited number of presale tickets available starting tomorrow at 11am EST.
The new single announcement was accompanied by a music video for ‘Uncomfortably Numb’, directed by legendary skateboard photographer Atiba Jefferson. American actor and comedian Blake Anderson also makes an appearance in the video.
Hayley Williams is not the only musician set to appear on the album. Elizabeth Powell of the Canadian indie rock band Land of Talk will feature on 'Every Wave to Ever Rise', while Rachel Goswell of Slowdive will appear on ‘I Can’t Feel You.'
Watch the video for 'Uncomfortably Numb' below: