"I think it feels like a progression from our third record," Editors' frontman Tom Smith tells Gigwise of upcoming fifth LP In Dream. "It was very electronic, but I feel like the last record had to be a guitar record to prove to ourselves that we could be a band. Now we've changed the line-up after three records, we needed to do the basics and be a band by making a rock record. This was was a bit more... experimental is the wrong word - but 'free'."
Watch Editors' track by track guide to In Dream with Editors below
That freedom breathes throughout every pore of In Dream - the sound of a band liberated by their own confidence. Free from any comparisons and now they're their only point of reference, this is Editors channelling all that they do best to create not only one of the most essential listens of the year, but the best record of their career.
Get under the skin of Editors' ambitious new LP with their track by track guide to In Dream.
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