Broken Social Scene have released their first new song in seven years. Entitled 'Halfway Home,' the new song follows the band’s critically acclaimed 2010 album Forgiveness Rock Record , and is a welcome return from the Canadian collective.
Broken Social Scene performed 'Halfway Home' live for the first time last night on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. The performance included band members Kevin Drew, Brendan Canning, Justin Peroff, Andrew Whiteman, Charles Spearin, Sam Goldberg, Ariel Engle, Metric’s Emily Haines and Jimmy Shaw, Stars’ Amy Millan and Evan Cranley, David French, and Dave Hodge.
Following celebrated performances at last year’s Pitchfork Festival in Chicago, End of the Road Festival in the UK, Broken Social Scene have also announced their first tour dates of 2017.
See Broken Social Scene live:
23/5 - Manchester, United Kingdom - Albert Hall
24/5 - London, United Kingdom - Brixton Academy
26/5 - Neustrelitz, Germany - Immergut Festival
28/5 - Antwerp, Belgium - Trix Club
29/5 - Amsterdam, Netherlands - Paradiso
30/5 - Paris, France – Alhambra
1/6 - Barcelona, Spain - Primavera Sound