After an impressive 17 years together, seven studio albums and over a million records sold worldwide, they might be excused a bit of downtime. But no… the estimable London 4-piece Turin Brakes have announced their eighth studio album Invisible Storm, followed by a major UK tour. 

2016 saw them back lighting up the airwaves with national radio playlisting for three singles from critically acclaimed album Lost Property coupled with a packed schedule of touring. Yet all along the way new material kept bubbling through. New songs kept popping up, in soundchecks. Light-bulb moments materialised in midnight sessions in hotel rooms or in any spare moments found. 

Invisible Storm is big-picture music played on a small screen, refracted through lyrics that embrace the personal and the universal, without offering the comfort of easy answers. One of the finest indie bands of the last decade with 7 top 40 hits to their name Turin Brakes are a band that’s weathered many Invisible Storms. They are sure of who they are and what they’ve set out to do, and know that there’s always a story left to tell…