Lol Tolhurst, the original drummer from The Cure, Budgie, the drummer of Siouxsie & the Banshees, and renowned producer Jacknife Lee have come together to form a new musical trio. Their debut album’s first single and title track, “Los Angeles,” showcases a collaboration with LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy. The track is available for listening below. The album’s release is slated for November 3, via PIAS.
Several other distinguished musicians feature on the LP, including Isaac Brock from Modest Mouse, Lonnie Holley, Primal Scream’s Bobby Gillespie, the Edge from U2, Mary Lattimore, Mark Bowen of Idles, Starcrawler’s Arrow de Wilde, and Pam Amsterdam. Murphy has a second appearance on the album with the final track “Skins.” Alongside this, Tolhurst announced the release of his historical memoir, titled “GOTH: A History.” The book is set to hit the shelves in the United States on September 26, published by Hachette.
For further reading, check out “The Cure’s Lol Tolhurst On Blackouts, Breakups, and Escaping the ’80s Alive.”
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about New Trio Debut Single
Who are the members of the new trio featured in the text?
The new trio consists of Lol Tolhurst, founding drummer of The Cure, Budgie, the drummer from Siouxsie & the Banshees, and music producer Jacknife Lee.
Who is the featured artist on the debut single of the trio’s new album?
LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy is the featured artist on the debut single of the trio’s new album.
When is the new album set to be released?
The new album is set to be released on November 3.
Who are the other guest artists on the album?
The album also features Isaac Brock from Modest Mouse, Lonnie Holley, Bobby Gillespie from Primal Scream, the Edge from U2, Mary Lattimore, Mark Bowen of Idles, Arrow de Wilde from Starcrawler, and Pam Amsterdam.
Is there a book release related to one of the trio members?
Yes, Lol Tolhurst announced the release of his historical memoir, titled “GOTH: A History.” The book will be released in the United States on September 26.