Dave Bayley, frontman of psychedelic pop group Glass Animals, unveiled a reside rendition of ‘Warmth Waves’, their newest single from their upcoming album ‘Dreamland’. The brand new stripped-back model of ‘Warmth Waves’ options Bayley performing solely solo.
“Warmth Waves, simply me and a guitar, reside in an empty live performance corridor. wished to share this with you all and embody a donate hyperlink for the crew nation fund which helps employees within the reside business who’re at present utterly out of labor and don’t know when it is going to be returning,” Bayley wrote within the video’s caption on YouTube. “Hackney Earth is the place we shot the warmth waves music video…after filming the primary video, I sat down and did this. its certainly one of my favorite native impartial venues right here in London…certainly one of many reside music establishments vulnerable to closure. miss you all and hope to be taking part in reside once more quickly,” he stated.
Bayley additionally inspired his followers to make donations to Crew Nation’s International Aid Fund for Stay Music Crews. You possibly can donate right here.
Followers on YouTube flooded the feedback part with excited reactions. “His voice sounds HEAVENLY with that mic i am truly shaking in my boots,” stated a fan whereas one other wrote, “I did not suppose this tune might get higher however it simply did.” One fan stated, “Wow! I did not notice simply how fantastically unhappy this tune truly is till listening to it performed this manner and in entrance of an empty theater.”
Followers have been amazed at how good the reside rendition was in comparison with the unique. One fan stated, “The reside is simply nearly as good as the unique however i anticipated nothing much less from you guys 👏👏.” One other wrote, “I am in loveeeeeee. I like this greater than the unique.” One other remark included, “Would love them to launch an alt album with all of the songs carried out like this.”
‘Warmth Waves’ is the fourth single the band has shared so removed from ‘Dreamland’, following the LP’s title observe, ‘Your Love (Déjà Vu)’ and ‘Tokyo Drifting’, their collaboration with rapper Denzel Curry.
‘Dreamland’ will comply with Glass Animals’ 2016 document ‘Tips on how to Be a Human Being’. It additionally marks the primary album from the band since drummer Joe Seaward was severely injured in 2018 after being hit by a truck whereas using his bike in Dublin. In line with NME, Seaward spoke about his first day again within the studio after the rehabilitation interval, saying, “It was unimaginable to be a part of the staff once more. There isn’t any feeling on this planet like writing and recording a tune and feeling happy with it.”
‘Dreamland’ was initially scheduled for a launch on July 10, however the band postponed its launch date to August 7 out of solidarity for the Black Lives Matter motion.