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Bleachers (Jack Antonoff of fun.) to release ‘Strange Desire’ on July 15

May 15, 12:19 PM EDT By Matt Crane

Bleachers (the new project from Jack Antonoff of fun.) will release their debut album, Strange Desire, on July 15 via RCA Records. The album was co-produced by Antonoff and John Hill (MIA, Jay-Z).

“It’s the 2 words that perfectly title what this Bleachers album is as a documentation of my life as I can remember it at this point,” Antonoff said yesterday afternoon in a Craigslist ad he posted that announced the album title and release date.

Bleachers have already released two singles from the album: “I Wanna Get Better” and “Shadow,” which you can listen to below.” If you missed it, watch the Lena Dunham-directed music video for “I Wanna Get Better.”

Bleachers dates:

June 8 - New York, NY @ Governor’s Ball
June 19-22 - Dover, DE @ Firefly Music Festival 
June 25 - Pilton, UK @ Glastonbury Festival
June 27 - Milwaukee, WI @ Summerfest
July 5-6 - UK @ Wireless Festival
August 1 - Montreal, QC @ Osheaga Festival
August 3 - Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza
August 8 - San Francisco, CA @ Outside Lands Music Festival 
September 5 - Boston, MA @ Boston Calling Music Festival
September 6 - Boston, MA @ Boston City Hall Plaza 
September 7 - Boston, MA @ City Hall Plaza
October 3 - Austin, TX @ ACL Music Festival 
October 10 - Austin, TX @ ACL Music Festival