Image via @ModestMouse on Instagram

Image via @ModestMouse on Instagram

Modest Mouse fans: rejoice. The band has officially announced their new album, Strangers to Ourselves, the first one since 2009’s No One’s First and You’re Next.

According to Modest Mouse fansite Interstate-8, the band’s management has been mailing out packages that contain test pressings of “Lampshades on Fire,” resembling the vinyl posted to Modest Mouse’s new Instagram account. “Lampshades on Fire” will be the first single from the new album, and will be coming December 16.

Modest Mouse’s sixth album Strangers to Ourselves will be released on March 3.


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(Interstate-8 via Pitchfork)