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Os Mutantes Whet Appetites With Four ‘Fool Metal Jack’ Song Snippets

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Just as Os Mutantes will kick-off their upcoming spring U.S. tour, the Brazilian psych-pop trailblazers will release their next full-length, Fool Metal Jack, on April 30 via Krian Music. The forthcoming LP will be the follow-up to 2009’s Haih… Or Amortecedor and the band’s second studio album since reuniting in 2006. An official track list hasn’t been revealed yet, but as Pitchfork points out, Krian has shared 80-second snippets of four croaking, ramshackle tracks slated for the new effort. Hear bits of “Fool Metal Jack,” “Look Out,” “Once Upon a Flight,” and “Piccadilly Willie” down below.

From April 27 to June 23, Os Mutantes will play gigs in several U.S. cities, including Austin, Tucson, San Francisco, Seattle, and Portland, before taking the stage at Wilco’s Solid Sound Music and Arts Festival, which is scheduled to take place from June 21 to 23. Scroll down for all of Os Mutantes’ 2013 U.S. tour dates.

Os Mutantes 2013 tour dates:

April 27 – Austin, TX @ Austin Psych Fest
April 28 – Dallas, TX @ Kessler Theater *
April 30 – Tucson, AZ @ Club Congress *
May 1 – San Diego, CA @ The Cabash *
May 2 – West Hollywood, CA @ The Troubadour *
May 3 – Santa Cruz, CA @ Moe’s Alley *
May 4 – San Francisco, CA @ The Independent *
May 7 – Portland, OR @ Star Theater *
May 8 – Seattle, WA @ The Triple Door *
May 9 – Boise, ID @ Neurolux *
May 10 – Salt Lake City, UT @ TBD *
May 11 – Las Vegas, NV @ Hard Rock Café *
June 21-23 – North Adams, MA @ Solid Sound Festival 2013