From the press pile:
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah has announced the upcoming release of its third album, entitled “HYSTERICAL.” The album will arrive in stores and at all online retailers on September 20th in the US and September 12th in the UK, Europe, Japan and Australia.
Produced by John Congleton (Explosions In The Sky, Okkervil River, The Mountain Goats), “HYSTERICAL” marks Clap Your Hands Say Yeah’s first new album in more than four years. The album is currently heralded by an exclusive video teaser trailer, streaming now at the band’s official website, www.clapyourhandssayyeah.com.
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah will celebrate the release of “HYSTERICAL” with a series of live appearances, their first since 2009. The itinerary features an array of international festivals, including performances at End of the Road Festival 2011 at the Larmer Tree Gardens, North Dorset, UK, on September 2nd – 4th , The Berlin Festival in Berlin, Germany on September 9th – 10th as well as San Francisco’s Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival on August 12th – 14th; Los Angeles’ Sunset Junction Street Fair on August 27th – 28th; with more appearances to be announced shortly. Clap Your Hands Say Yeah has also slated a number of European headline dates, with September stops set for Sheffield, Brighton, London, Berlin, Paris, Amsterdam, and Cologne with more shows in the US and abroad to be announced shortly.
Furthermore, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah is also announcing plans to reissue its classic self-titled debut album, remastered for this exclusive vinyl-only release – on June 14th.