Foxygen announce new album Hang, share “Follow the Leader” video

Foxygen have announced their follow-up to 2014’s …And Star Power. It is called Hang and it is set to be out January 20th through Jagjaguwar. The band have shared the music video for a song from the album called “Follow the Leader.” The video which is directed by Cameron Dutra, who also directed their “San Francisco” video, is filled with choreographed sequences with a bunch of backup dancers in a park. Watch it below. Foxygen also announced tour dates in support of Hang.

Every song on the album have a symphony orchestra as “America” and “Follow the Leader” hinted at. Trey Pollard arranged and conducted the group and Matthew E. White arranged additional arrangements. The album features appearances from  Steven Drozd and the Lemon Twigs from the Flaming Lips.

The album is available through a Jagjaguwar bundle, which is packed with a flexi-disc which features demo versions of “Follow the Leader” and “On Lankershim.” The first 50 pre-orders come with an autographed piece of sheet music from the recording sessions.


01 Follow the Leader
02 Avalon
03 Mrs. Adams
04 America
05 On Lankershim
06 Upon a Hill
07 Trauma
08 Rise Up


11-09 London, England – Oslo
12-01 Brooklyn, NY – Rough Trade
03-21 Richmond, VA – The National
03-22 Washington, DC – 9:30 Club
03-24 New York, NY – Terminal 5
03-25 Boston, MA – The Paradise
03-26 Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer
03-28 Toronto, Ontario – Opera House
03-30 Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall
03-31 Chicago, IL – Vic Theatre
04-01 Madison, WI – Majestic Theatre
04-02 Minneapolis, MN – First Ave
04-04 Denver, CO – Gothic Theatre
04-05 Salt Lake City, UT – The State Room
04-07 San Francisco, CA – The Independent
04-08 Los Angeles, CA – The Fonda
04-09 Santa Ana, CA – The Observatory
04-11 Phoenix, AZ – Crescent Ballroom
04-13 Dallas, TX – Trees
04-14 Austin, TX – The Mohawk
04-15 Houston, TX – White Oak Music Hall
04-17 New Orleans, LA – One Eyed Jacks
04-18 Atlanta, GA – Terminal West
04-19 Asheville, NC – Orange Peel
04-20 Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle

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