The Killers have unveiled the first single off their forthcoming new album, which will be titled ‘Battle Born’, you can listen to ‘Runaways’ below. The song will have it’s radio premiere tonight at 7.30pm.
The band have also confirmed that the new album is set for release on September 17th. The follow-up to 2008′s ‘Day & Age’ will be The Killers’ fourth studio album and the Las Vegas band collaborated with producers Stuart Price, Steve Lillywhite, Damian Taylor and Brendan O’Brien on the album.
‘Battle Born’ is the name of the band’s studio and the State of Nevada’s nickname. The Killers’ drummer Ronnie Vanucci said about the album title: “It’s living up to its title. This is our difficult fourth record.” If you haven’t seen it yet, you can watch the trailer for the new album below.
The Killers will headline next month’s V Festival twin-festivals alongside The Stone Roses.
The Killers – ‘Runaways’
The Killers – ‘Battle Born’ album trailer