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SOFI TUKKER Slink Up the Disco on ‘Déjà Vu Affair’

New York-based duo SOFI TUKKER (Sophie Hawley-Weld and Tucker Halpern, hence, Sophie+Tucker) made a splash at this year’s South by Southwest — it’s difficult to name a band that hustled harder than they did — and now the electronically minded pop outfit are set to release their debut EP, Soft Animals, later this year. Today they’re dropping the sultry “De?ja? Vu Affair” from the project, and it’s a doozy: Equal parts Ibiza chillwave and guitar-scorched ’80s jam, the song delivers on the promise of their wildly funky viral single “Drinkee.”

Soft Animals will be released on July 8, while “De?ja? Vu Affair” will get its radio premiere on Ebro Darden’s Beats 1 show later tonight. SOFI TUKKER will also tour with M83 this summer; dates for those shows, as well as “Affair,” are below.

SOFI TUKKER tour dates:
June 3 – Columbus, OH @ Express Live*
June 8 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Lyric
June 9 – Santa Barbara, CA @ Velvet Jones
June 11 – Raleigh, NC @ Red Hat Amphitheater w/ Cashmere Cat*
June 12 – Richmond, VA @ The National*
June 14 – Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore*
June 15 – Norfolk, VA @ The Norva*
July 2 – PITCH Festival Amsterdam
July 17 – One Love Festival Istanbul
July 20 – Portland, ME @ Thompson’s Point w/ Chairlift*
July 21 – Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion*
July 25 – St. Louis, MO @ The Pageant*
July 27 – Council Bluffs, IA @ Stir Cove*
July 28 – Chicago, IL @ The Vic Theatre*
July 30 – Brooklyn, NY @ Baby’s All Right
August 19 – San Francisco, CA @ Popscene at Rickshaw Stop
* with M83