The album is the first since 2005’s Everything In Transit, when frontman Andrew McMahon was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia shortly after the album’s release and was treated for a bone marrow transplant. The situation was discussed earlier this year in AP 234.
You can check out a hi-res cover art here.
The Glass Passenger will be preceded by an iTunes-exclusive EP, Ghost Over Ground, which will be released on August 5 and contain a few songs from the upcoming album as well as some live material. You can scope hi-res cover art for that here.
The Glass Passenger track listing:
“What Gets You Off”
“Annie Use Your Telescope”
“Hammers And Strings (A Lullaby)”
“Drop Out – The So Unknown”
The band also recently embarked on a tour with Paramore.