A lot has happened for TV on the Radio
since the release of their 2011 album, Nine Types of Light
most notably the death of bassist Gerard Smith, who passed in April 2011. Despite the emotional obstacles that the band has had to face, they're back with their fifth studio album, Seeds
due out November 17th.
In the meantime, the album is streaming in full via iTunes
. Produced by the band's own Dave Sitek at his Federal Prism studio in Los Angeles the band considers this to be "1000%, without a doubt, the best thing we've ever done." With Smith's memory closely involved in every creative aspect of the project, and frontman Tunde Adebmpe told Rolling Stone that, "It's impossible for us to make a record without having him there."
Preceded by two singles, "Careful You" and "Happy Idiot" Seeds
is due for release via Harvest Records
on November 17th. Watch the video for "Happy Idiot", and listen to "Careful You", below: