Rock icon Billy Idol has revealed more details about his first new album in almost a decade and he has also released the first single from the effort, “Can’t Break Me Down.”.
The new album will be entitled “Kings & Queens Of The Underground” and will be released on October 21st via Idol’s own record label BFI Records (in partnership with Kobalt Label Services).
The bulk of the new album was produced by veteran record producer Trevor Horn (Yes, Seal, Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck, The Buggles, Simple Minds) with two tracks produced by pop producer Greg Kurstin, who produced the first single.
Fans will be getting a lot more Billy Idol this fall as he will also be releasing his self-penned book “Dancing With Myself,” which is set to be released on October 7th and he will be launching a European tour in November.
Billy Idol 2014 European Tour Dates
Nov 05 Birmingham, UK O2 Academy
Nov 09 London, UK Eventim Apollo Hammersmith
Nov 10 Manchester, UK O2 Apollo
Nov 12 Stuttgart, DE Porsche Arena
Nov 13 Frankfurt, DE Jahrhunderthalle
Nov 16 Amsterdam, NL Heineken Music Hall
Nov 18 Dusseldorf, DE Mitsubishi Electric Halle
Nov 19 Brussels, BE Royal Circus
Nov 21 Nuremberg, DE Arena
Nov 22 Lucerne, CH Messe Lucerne
Nov 23 Milan, IT Fabrique
More to be announced
Kings & Queens Of The Underground Tracklist:
Can’t Break Me Down (listen at BillyIdol.net)
Save Me Now
One Breath Away
Postcards From The Past
Kings & Queens Of The Underground
Eyes Wide Shut
Ghosts In My Guitar
Nothing To Fear
Love And Glory
Whiskey And Pills