Tag: Let’s Change the World With Music

Prefab Sprout returns with new studio album ‘Crimson/Red’ this October

Prefab Sprout returns with new studio album ‘Crimson/Red’ this October

Fans of reclusive songwriting genius Paddy McAloon spent a good part of last month debating the authenticity of a 10-song album called The Devil Came A Calling that mysteriously appeared online June 10, but now the verdict’s in: It is, indeed, a new Prefab Sprout album and it’s due out this fall.

Q&A: Prefab Sprout’s Paddy McAloon on new album, changing the world with music

Q&A: Prefab Sprout’s Paddy McAloon on new album, changing the world with music

Prefab Sprout’s Paddy McAloon recently agreed to answer some questions from Slicing Up Eyeballs via e-mail. He discussed finishing ‘Let’s Change the World With Music,’ offered his thoughts on songwriting and whether he cares about pleasing his audience, and speculated as to whether the world can, in fact, be changed with music.

Contest: Win copy of Prefab Sprout’s new CD ‘Let’s Change the World With Music’

Contest: Win copy of Prefab Sprout’s new CD ‘Let’s Change the World With Music’

‘Let’s Change the World With Music ‘— the first new album in eight years from U.K. sophistipop act Prefab Sprout — recently received a belated U.S. release via Tompkins Square Records, and to mark the occasion, the label is providing us with 10 CDs to give away to lucky Slicing Up Eyeballs readers.

New releases: Bryan Ferry, R.E.M., The Fall, Elvis Costello, Marc Almond, Prefab Sprout

New releases: Bryan Ferry, R.E.M., The Fall, Elvis Costello, Marc Almond, Prefab Sprout

This week’s releases include a new studio albums from Bryan Ferry (‘Olympia’) and Elvis Costello (‘National Ransom’), a live DVD from R.E.M. (‘Live From Austin, TX’), a 4CD ‘omnibus edition’ from The Fall (‘The Wonderful and Frightening World of the Fall’) and the belated U.S. release of Prefab Sprout’s new album (‘Let’s Change the World With Music’).

Prefab Sprout’s ‘Let’s Change the World With Music’ receiving U.S. release this month

Prefab Sprout’s ‘Let’s Change the World With Music’ receiving U.S. release this month

Last year’s ‘Let’s Change the World With Music,’ the first new album from U.K. sophistipop act Prefab Sprout in eight years, receives a belated North American release later this month, Tompkins Square Records announced this week.

New releases: New Prefab Sprout album, reissues from The Feelies and The Fall

New releases: New Prefab Sprout album, reissues from The Feelies and The Fall

Record Rack: A weekly round-up of the pertinent new albums, reissues and/or box sets due out Tuesday. ARTIST: Prefab Sprout RELEASE: Let’s Change the World […]

Prefab Sprout’s new album, ‘Let’s Change the World With Music,’ due in September

Prefab Sprout’s new album, ‘Let’s Change the World With Music,’ due in September

Beloved British sophisti-pop act Prefab Sprout returns this fall with Let’s Change the World With Music, the reclusive act’s first new album in eight years […]