By Kieran Webber

After recently signing to Sacred Bones Records, new four-piece Exploded View, fronted by German/Bristol political- journalist-turned-musician/singer Anika, announce news of their debut self-titled album, due August 17th. The band are sharing new track ‘Orlando‘ from the forthcoming record.

Read more : Introducing Exploded View

‘Orlando’ moves away from the bands post punk lead single ‘No More Parties In The Attic’ and introduces a groove laden backbeat with chiming synths, showcasing the bands diversity, but don’t be fooled the droning vocals still encompass their dark gritty undertone.

Listen here:

Exploded View will also be playing a select few European dates:

12 August – La Route Du Rock Saint–Malo, France
18-21st August – Green Man Festival, Wales, UK
24 August – Conges Annules Luxembourg, LU
2nd September – Pop Kultur Festival, Berlin, DE

Tracklist & Album Artwork:


Lost Illusions

One Too Many


Call On The Gods

Disco Glove

Stand Your Ground

No More Parties In The Attic (mp3)

Lark Descending

Gimme Something