Danger Mouse and The Shins' James Mercer Tease New Broken Bells Music: Listen

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James Mercer of Broken Bells performs on stage at Shepherds Bush Empire on March 24, 2014 in London.

Danger Mouse and The Shins' James Mercer teased new Broken Bells music on Tuesday (Sept. 25). You can check out the snippet below.

Broken Bells previously hinted at a comeback on Aug. 22, with a series of Polaroid pictures dated July 26, 2018. The photos show the artists around microphones and guitars in a studio setting, and were also shared to The Shins and Danger Mouse’s personal accounts.

Broken Bells' last album, After the Disco, arrived in 2014. Since then, the duo has only released the song “It’s That Talk Again” in 2015.

While both artists have been working on personal projects — James Mercer on The Shins albums Heartworms and The Worm’s Heart and Danger Mouse producing the new Parquet Courts album Wide Awake! — it definitely seems that the pair's reunion is long overdue. 

Check out the new teaser below.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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