The Damned Things Share New Track ‘Something Good’
The Damned Things are back after releasing their debut album nearly a decade ago. You've already heard "Cells" from the forthcoming High Crimes album and now a new song, "Something Good," has been released. Listen above.
The new song is a clap-along, chant-along upbeat rocker with the opening moments featuring a gang of kids declaring "Y-E-L-L / All of my friends are going to Hell." The structure is loose and relaxed, capable of exploding at any moment and when that moment finally comes, it's freeing and fun, despite the darker overtones of Keith Buckley's words.
"'Something Good' is a feel-good song about feeling bad. It's about hurting people you care about because it is not in your nature to do the right thing even when you want to. A dark moral story with a really sunny feel," says Buckley.
High Crimes will be out on April 26 on Nuclear Blast. Pre-order the album here and look for the Damned Things on tour with Crobot and He Is Legend at the stops listed below.
The Damned Things, Crobot, He Is Legend 2019 Tour Dates
May 01 — Los Angeles, Calif. @ Whisky A Go Go
May 04 — Jacksonville, Fla. @ Welcome To Rockville
May 06 — Lancaster, Penn. @ The Chameleon
May 07 — Brooklyn, N.Y. @ Brooklyn Bazaar
May 09 — Pittsburgh, Pa. @ The Rex
May 10 — Nashville, Tenn. @ The Cowan
May 11 — Rockingham, N.C. @ Epicenter Fest
May 12 — Lexington, Ky. @ Manchester Music Hall
May 14 — Grand Rapids, Mich. @ Intersection
May 16 — Flint, Mich. @ Machine Shop
May 17 — Chicago, Ill. @ The Bottom Lounge
May 18 — Springfield, Mo. @ Outland Ballroom
May 19 — Dallas, Texas @ Gas Monkey
May 21 — Denver, Colo. @ Oriental Theater
May 22 — Colorado Springs, Colo. @ Blach Sheep
May 24 — Tempe, Ariz. @ Tempe Marketplace
May 25 — San Diego, Calif. @ Brick By Brick
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