MYSPACE MUSIC PREMIERES THE KILLERS’ ALBUM “DAY & AGE”
Fans Will Be Able to Stream the Entire Album Two Days Before Official Release
MySpace Music, the world’s premier online music portal, is proud to announce the exclusive premiere of The Killers’ new album Day & Age. The highly-anticipated third album from the Las Vegas band will be streamed for free in its entirety on MySpace Music beginning this Saturday, November 22. This exclusive preview will lead into the official album release on Monday, November 24.
Be sure to check out The Killers’ official MySpace profile for the band’s music, news, and video by visiting http://www.myspace.com/thekillers
DAY & AGE, the third studio album by the Killers, follows up their RIAA platinum second album Sam’s Town (Oct. 2006), with the Grammy nominated #1 Modern Rock hit “When You Were Young,” and “Read My Mind,” the band’s first #1 at Triple-A. Hot Fuss (June 2004), their 5 million-selling debut spun off four hits – the Grammy-nominated anthem, “Somebody Told Me,” the VMA-winning (and Grammy-nominated) “Mr. Brightside,” the Modern rock hit “Smile Like You Mean It,” and the Grammy-nominated “All These Things That I’ve Done.” DAY & AGE comes one year after the release of Sawdust (Nov. 2007), a collection of previously unreleased session tracks, B-sides, rarities and one-offs, including two new singles and videos: “Shadowplay” (from the motion picture soundtrack of Control, Anton Corbijn’s biopic of Joy Division’s Ian Curtis), and “Tranquilize” (one of four new collabora tions with Rock And Roll Hall Of Famer Lou Reed). DAY & AGE features the new singles “Human” & “Spaceman”. For more information & news please visit www.thekillersmusic.com
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