The album release is still about two months away, but The Wombats have announced a digital EP that’ll be available April 11. The Anti-D EP features the title track/album cut, plus “I’m A Robot Like You,” “Dear Hamburg” and “Wonderful Distraction.”
While previous singles “Tokyo (Vampires & Wolves)” and “Jump Into The Fog” had an electronic tinge, “Anti-D” is a nod to Britpop. Echoing The Verve and Blur at their grandest heights, it’s a somber plea to help level out your mood:
Also out there at the moment is another album track, performed live on the BBC Radio One Zane Lowe program. “Never Knew I Was A Techno Fan” ironically enough reintroduces guitar to The Wombats’ mix:
This Modern Glitch is shaping up to be a favorite in the summertime rotation. The official US release is April 26.