Hear Spoon’s woozy new single, My Babe

Spoon's Britt Daniel in 2017
(Image credit: Matt Winkelmeyer / Getty)

Spoon’s forthcoming 10th album, Lucifer On The Sofa, arrives on Friday (February 11) and the band have released a new taster single, My Babe.  

Following the bruising rock ’n’ roll of the first single from the record, The Hardest Cut, and the skittering Wild, My Babe showcases a slightly softer side of the album. It’s a woozy, acoustic and piano-driven number that still houses some of the late night grime and glamor of its predecessors, and grows progressively punchier and more electrified as it goes on, before giving way to a ‘Stones-y solo. 

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Matt Parker
Features Editor, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is Features Editor for GuitarWorld.com. Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar, NME.com, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched CreativeMoney.co.uk, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.