Paul Weller has a new new album coming out titled Sonik Kicks, with a release date of Mar. 27 on Yep Roc Records. It's the follow up to Wake Up The Nation (which was nominated for a Mercury Prize Award). Digital peeps can get it from iTunes starting next week, and Rolling Stone is running a preview if the song. “Around The Lake.” A U.S. Paul Weller tour is being planned, and Londoners will get a full Sonik Knicks performance at The Roundhouse in London on both Mar. 18th & 19th, tickets go on sale on Friday. The press release minces no words when describing the sharpness and shrewdness of the Paul Weller onslaught that isSonik Kicks :
"He mixes pop art punch with soulful communication; jazzy explorations into psychedelia and dub with razor-sharp melodies and abstract soundscapes with clear-eyed forest-folk."
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