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New Album, "Brothers", Coming May 18th

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  • Mar 02,2010
    New Album, "Brothers", Coming May 18th

    The Black Keys are set to release their sixth full-length album, Brothers, May 18 on Nonesuch Records.

    The album includes the Danger Mouse-produced song “Tighten Up” and a cover of the Jerry Butler classic “Never Gonna Give You Up.” The remaining songs on Brothers are written, performed, and produced by The Black Keys. With the exception of a handful of tracks, co-production duties were handled by Mark Neill. The record was mixed by Tchad Blake. Carney explains the sound the band wanted for this record: “We are big fans of Tchad Blake. The way he approaches mixing is the same way we approach making music. Respecting the past while being in the present. The mixes he did for us on Blakroc impressed us so much we knew he had to mix Brothers.”

    Below is the Brothers track list:

    1. Everlasting Light
    
2. Next Girl
    3. Tighten Up
    
4. Howlin’ for You
    5. She’s Long Gone
    6. Black Mud
    
7. The Only One
    8. Too Afraid to Love You
    
9. Ten Cent Pistol
    10. Sinister Kid
    11. The Go Getter
    12. I’m Not the One
    13. Unknown Brother
    14. Never Gonna Give You Up
    15. These Days

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on March 2, 2010 - 12:00am

The Black Keys are set to release their sixth full-length album, Brothers, May 18 on Nonesuch Records.

The album includes the Danger Mouse-produced song “Tighten Up” and a cover of the Jerry Butler classic “Never Gonna Give You Up.” The remaining songs on Brothers are written, performed, and produced by The Black Keys. With the exception of a handful of tracks, co-production duties were handled by Mark Neill. The record was mixed by Tchad Blake. Carney explains the sound the band wanted for this record: “We are big fans of Tchad Blake. The way he approaches mixing is the same way we approach making music. Respecting the past while being in the present. The mixes he did for us on Blakroc impressed us so much we knew he had to mix Brothers.”

Below is the Brothers track list:

1. Everlasting Light

2. Next Girl
3. Tighten Up

4. Howlin’ for You
5. She’s Long Gone
6. Black Mud

7. The Only One
8. Too Afraid to Love You

9. Ten Cent Pistol
10. Sinister Kid
11. The Go Getter
12. I’m Not the One
13. Unknown Brother
14. Never Gonna Give You Up
15. These Days