Embrace
New single 'Never' is online now...

Embrace are set to release new album 'Love Is A Basic Need' on March 2nd.

It's 20 years since the band's debut album 'The Good Will Out', but Embrace aren't intent on resting on their catalogue.

New album 'Love Is A Basic Need' contains a number of firsts for the band, including a new duet.

Lead single 'Never' is out now, and it finds Danny McNamara and Kerri Watt partnering on vocals, a love song with a dark twist.

Danny explains:

“It's one of my favourite lyrics. We always heard it as a natural duet between two people who have very different takes on the same fraught situation – fighting for a toxic relationship and never giving up because they can't imagine being with anyone else. It sounds like a love song but "I will never be the one who backs out" in this context almost feels like a threat. When Kerri agreed to sing on it we thought we'd really caught something.”

Catch Embrace at the following shows:

March
28 Glasgow O2 Academy
29 Newcastle Northumbria Institute
30 Nottingham Rock City
31 Manchester O2 Ritz

April
1 Cardiff Tramshed
2 Southampton Engine Rooms
4 Norwich Epic
5 Birmingham O2 Institute
6 London O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire
7 Leeds O2 Academy

Related: Embrace - Complete Guide

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