VIDEO: INTERVIEW – The Wombats Return With New Album, Murph Talks Newlywed Status

The Wombats fourth studio album, Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life was released on Feb 9, 2018 via Kobalt Music Recordings and in addition to their headline tour in January, will be joining Weezer and The Pixies for a run of dates this summer. “I wanted to make an album that had more swagger, was a bit more laid back, something that wasn’t punching you in the face every time you listen to it,” frontman Matthew ‘Murph’ Murphy said of the new music. Although the album was written from three corners of the globe – drummer Dan Haggis

VIDEO: The Wombats Interview – Making of Glitterbug, Romance Tips

It’s been four years since the release of the last album by The Wombats, “This Modern Glitch”. The album was well-received with standout tracks, “Jump Into The Fog” and “Tokyo” elevating the band’s profile and a tour schedule consisting of numerous festivals and headlining tours. With lead singer Matt Murphy in Los Angeles, CA for part of the songwriting process, the other members, Dan Haggis and Tord Overland Knudsen remained in Liverpool to work on instrumentation and other aspects of creating the music. The result is the band’s third studio album, “Glitterbug”, which will be released on