Cage the Elephant Release Heartbreaker, “Goodbye”

Fans of Cage the Elephant have waited four years for new music after 2015’s Tell Me I’m Pretty.  The Kentucky-based band produced the fuzzy-nostalgic record with Dan Auerbach of the Black Keys.

The new album, Social Cues, is due out April 19th, and Cage the Elephant threw a sonic curveball with latest single, “Goodbye”.  Its predecessors, “Ready to Let Go”, “Night Running” (ft. Beck), and “House of Glass”, have punchy beats ranging from head-bobbing to heart-racing. “Goodbye” says farewell to those upbeat sounds and opts instead for swelling strings and tender piano melodies.  In an interview with Rolling Stone, lead singer Matt Shultz admits the song was a one-taker, as the lyrics so gut-wrenchingly express the end of his marriage.

Listen to the latest single below:

Cage the Elephant will be heading out this summer for a 30-show run across the U.S.  Supporting bands include Spoon, Wild Belle, Starcrawler, and Sunflower Bean, depending on the date.

To hear more from Cage the Elephant and their upcoming album, stay tuned in to RSU Radio!

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