Hear Doves’ comeback single, “Carousels”

It's their first new material in ten years

Trending Now

Manchester trio Doves have stepped up their comeback with the release of a new single, their first since 2010.

Listen to “Carousels” – which is built around a sample of the late, great Tony Allen – below:

Advertisement

The song was self-produced by Doves at their own Frank Bough Sound III studio. “It’s a reminiscence of the times that we’d go to places like North Wales on holiday as kids,” says the band’s Andy Williams. “Places where you had your first experience of sound systems and music being played really loud.”

Advertisement

Latest Issue

Advertisement

Features

The Waterboys on Room To Roam’s legacy: “We were a lot wilder and more exciting than the record conveyed”

Riding high on the momentum of Fisherman’s Blues, in 1989 The Waterboys reconvened at their new spiritual home in Ireland to make the follow-up. Mike Scott’s plan to broaden the sound didn’t quite go to plan, but as a new box-set reveals, Room To Roam was far from a misfire
Advertisement