Caribou Announces New Album and Tour, Shares Single “Can’t Do Without You”

Caribou Our Love

It’s been four years since Caribou‘s excellent LP Swim came out and got everyone up and dancing, including Radiohead. Daniel Snaith has released music since then under his other monikers, Manitoba and Daphni (the latter of which he dropped a split single with Owen Pallett in April), but now the Canadian composer and electronic musician is back with a new record and tour. The album, titled Our Love, comes out October 6 via City Slang in the UK and October 7 via Merge in the US.

In anticipation, Caribou has shared the album’s opening single, “Can’t Do Without You.” It’s a ’70s sounding dance that becomes a burst of bass and synth later on, creating the type of crescendo and layered fuzz headphones were made for. “I hope you like this song and can’t wait for you to hear the whole album,” Snaith posted on Caribou’s Facebook page. “Thank you for waiting so patiently for it – it’s taken me a long time but I hope you’ll agree it’s been worth the wait.”

Our Love was mixed by David Wrench and features guests Jessy Lanza and Owen Pallett. The artwork, done by Jason Evans and Matthew Cooper, can be seen above. “Can’t Do Without You” will come as a free iTunes download when the album is pre-ordered (purchases start tomorrow here).

Check out “Can’t Do Without You” and Caribou’s upcoming tour dates below:

Our Love tracklist:
01 “Can’t Do Without You”
02 “Silver”
03 “All I Ever Need”
04 “Our Love”
05 “Dive”
06 “Second Chance”
07 “Julia Brightly”
08 “Mars”
09 “Back Home”
10 “Your Love Will Set You Free”

Caribou Tour Dates:

Jun 12 Lucern, CH B-Sides Festival
Jun 13 Barcelona, ES Sonar
Jun 20 Hilvarenbeek, NL Best Kept Secret Festival
Jun 21 Berlin, DE Red Bull Music Academy Stage at Mauerpark
Jun 22 Westmeath County, IRL Body & Soul Festival
June 26 Foligno, IT Dancity Festival
Jul 04 Turku, FL Ruisrock
Jul 05 Amsterdam, NL Pitch!
Jul 08 Corsica, FR Calvi on the Rocks
Jul 11 Lisbon, PT Optimus Alive
Jul 12 Liege, FR Les Ardentes Festival
Jul 13 Brugge, BE Cactus Festival
Jul 26 Carrboro, NC Merge Records 25th Anniversary Party @ Cat’s Cradle
Aug 14 St. Malo, FR La Route Du Rock
Aug 15 Wales, UK Greenman Festival
Aug 16 London, UK Jabberwocky
Aug 23 Los Angeles, CA FYF Festival
Aug 27 Pula, Croatia Dimensions Festival
Sep 05 Isle of Wight, UK Bestival
Sept 06 Bologna, IT LINK Club
Oct 08 London, UK KOKO *
Oct 10 Cologne, DE E-Werk *
Oct 11 Hamburg, DE Grosse Freiheit *
Oct 15 Leipzig, DE Conne Island *
Oct 16 Prague, CZ Meet Factory *
Oct 17 Budapest, HU A38 *
Oct 18 Vienna, AT Electronic Beats @ TMuseumsquartier *
Oct 19 Munich, DE Muffathalle *
Oct 20 Zurich, CH Komplex 457 *
Oct 21 Lyon, FR Transbordeur *
Oct 22 Lille, FR Aeronef *
Oct 23 Liverpool, UK Liverpool Music Week @ Camp & Furnace *
Oct 24 Bristol, UK Simple Things Festival @ Motion *
Oct 31-Nov 1 Paris, FR Pitchfork Festival
Nov 7 Turin, IT MiTo Club to Club
Nov 8 Reykjavik, IS Iceland Airwaves
Nov 10 Montreal, QC Le National *
Nov 11 Boston, MA Paradise *
Nov 12 New York, NY Webster Hall *
Nov 13 Philadelphia, PA Union Transfer *
Nov 15 Washington DC Black Cat *
Nov 17 Atlanta, GA Terminal West *
Nov 18 Orlando, FL The Social *
Nov 19 Miami, FL Grand Central *
Nov 20 Tallahassee, FL Club Downunder *
Nov 21 New Orleans, LA One Eyed Jacks *
Nov 22 Houston, TX Fitzgeralds *
Nov 23 Austin, TX The Mohawk *
Nov 24 Toronto, ON Danforth Music Hall *

*support Jessy Lanza

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