Howler – “Don’t Wanna” Video

Howler have announced the follow-up to their 2012 debut, America Give Up. The new album is titled, World of Joy, and is due out March 25, 2014 via Rough Trade. The band has released a video for the album’s first single, “Don’t Wanna”, co-directed by singer/guitarist Jordan Gatesmith and Alex Behms & Mike Allan. Watch it above.

The band took a more collaborative approach with the album this time around, which was written and recorded in Minneapolis at The Terrarium studio with America Give Up producer Chris Heidman.

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Jordan Gatesmith on World Of Joy:

The songs and the record, ultimately, became accounts of Ian, Max, Rory, and I living and dreaming passionately. The record is supposed to be almost like a jukebox at some sloppy bar in Minneapolis playing things like: Thin Lizzy, The Replacements, The Modern Lovers, Kiss, The Smiths, The Stooges, and other randomly assorted bands. It’s a tribute to our love of rock n roll and to the lineage of that genre we so admire.

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