black midi have shared a new single from their forthcoming album Cavalcade. The new track, ‘Chondromalacia Patella’, is named after a running-related knee injury sustained by one of the band’s members. Check out a visual for the song, directed by Vilhjálmur Yngvi Hjálmarsson, below.
In addition to the new single, black midi have also announced a YouTube livestream on May 26 at 2pm ET/7pm EST, where they will be premiering the new album two days ahead of its official release, as well as a Golden Ticket contest. One golden ticket will be inserted into one standard Cavalcade LP in the US and one in the UK, and whoever finds a ticket can claim one of three prizes:
1) black midi will be the function band for an event of your choice
2) One day in the studio with black midi for a creative collaboration
3) Guestlist spots for two people for all future worldwide black midi headline live shows for 10 years.