The Hold Steady Premieres First Single, "Spinners," From New Album 'Teeth Dreams' Via Lyric Video on


The Hold Steady
The Hold Steady

The Hold Steady have shared the first single, “Spinners,” from their new album Teeth Dreams. The propulsive and compelling new song can now be heard via a lyric video exclusively premiered earlier today at New York Magazine’s website Vulture. The song is also available now to download as the second instant grat song on digital stores when you pre-order the album – on iTunes here:

Vulture Premiere: The Hold Steady – “Spinners” Lyric Video

When asked what “Spinners” was about, vocalist Craig Finn mysteriously answered: “I think there is something beautiful and hopeful about watching someone all dressed up riding the train into the city.”

Out March 25, Teeth Dreams is now available for pre-order via Fans who take advantage of the pre-order sales will be rewarded with the option of purchasing a variety of limited edition items, including The Limited Edition Custom Wood Box Bundle containing the CD, a gold foil limited edition vinyl, The Hold Steady bottle opener, an exclusive photo taken by the band, a t-shirt and a hooded sweatshirt. Only 300 of these have been manufactured. Another package offers the gold foil vinyl with a CD, sweathshirt and t-shirt, while another has combination of the vinyl or the CD with a choice of three shirts or the sweatshirt. Copies of the vinyl and CD can be also be ordered individually. There will be 1,000 gold foil vinyl albums available only via the pre-order sale. It will not be available in stores.

Teeth Dreams is the New York band’s sixth album and first on its own Positive Jams imprint via new label Washington Square, itself a newly established imprint formed by Razor & Tie. The album was produced by Nick Raskulinecz (Foo Fighters, Alice in Chains, Rush, Evanescence) at Rock Falcon Studios in Franklin, TN.

The Hold Steady is: Bobby Drake (Drums), Craig Finn  (Vocals), Tad Kubler  (Guitar, vocals), Galen Polivka  (Bass) and Steve Selvidge (Guitar, vocals).



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