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Bleachers Reveal New Song ‘Rollercoaster,’ Album Tracklist & World Tour Dates

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(Courtesy of RCA)

(Courtesy of RCA)

By Shannon Carlin

With Bleachers‘ latest single, “Rollercoaster” Jack Antonoff was looking to channel his inner-Springsteen.

In an interview with Radio.com, Antonoff says the track off his upcoming debut Strange Desire was his full-hearted attempt at making his own, modern version of Springsteen’s 1984 track, “Dancing in the Dark.”

Related: With Bleachers Debut ‘Strange Desire,’ Jack Antonoff Tackles Love, Loss & High School

“He’s like the greatest songwriter in history, ever,” Antonoff said of the fellow New Jersey native. “He’s just unapologetic and not afraid to make you dance or make you cry.”

With his homage, Antonoff will be soundtracking your last-chance power drives all summer long.

 

With the release of his new song, Antonoff also announced he’ll be hitting the road for the first leg of his world tour. The 22-date trek kicks off on July 20 in Dover, Del., for the Firefly Festival, while also hitting New York City, Boston and Chicago’s Lollapalooza.

Related: Watch Bleachers New Lena Dunham-Directed Video for ‘I Wanna Get Better’

Strange Desire is out July 15.

Check out the album’s tracklist and a full list of tour dates below.

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Strange Desire Tracklist 

1. Wild Heart
2. Rollercoaster
3. Shadow
4. I Wanna Get Better
5. Wake Me
6. Reckless Love
7. Take Me Away (Featuring Grimes)
8. Like A River Runs
9. You’re Still A Mystery
10. I’m Ready To Move On/Wild Heart Reprise (Featuring Yoko Ono)
11. Who I Want You To Love

6/20 – Dover, DE @ Firefly Music Festival
6/26 – Las Vegas, NV @ The Pool at Cosmopolitan
6/27 – Milwaukee, WI @ Summerfest
6/29 – Somerset, UK @ Glastonbury
7/06 – London, UK @ Wireless Festival at Finsbury Park
7/26 – Buffalo, NY @ Kerfuffle Festival
8/01 – Montreal, QC @ Osheaga Festival
8/02 – Philadelphia, PA @ Radio 104.5 Summer Block Party
8/03 – Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza
8/03 – Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall (Lollapalooza After Party)
8/08 – San Francisco, CA @ Outside Lands Music & Arts Fest
8/09 – Richmond, WA @ KNDD Summercamp Festival
8/20 – Indianapolis, IUN @ Deluxe at Old National Centre
8/21 – St. Louis, MO @ The Ready Room
8/22 – Kansas City, MO @ Kansas City Power & Light District
8/26 – Detroit, MI @ St. Andrews Hall
8/27 – Toronto, ON @ Phoenix Concert Theatre
8/31 – Philadelphia, PA @ Made In America Festival
9/04 – New York, NY @ Webster Hall
9/06 – Boston, MA @ Boston Calling Festival
10/03- Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits Music Festival
10/10- Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits Music Festival

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