Photo by Rosie Foster

Black Country, New Road have detailed their new album Ants From Up There, set to be released on February 4th 2022 via Ninja Tune. This is the follow up to this years debut LP For The First Time which was nominated for the Mercury Prize.

The band have also shared new single “Chaos Space Marine”, which has been played on the bands recent UK tour. It’s “the best song we’ve ever written” says frontman Isaac Wood about the new single. We threw in every idea anyone had with that song. So the making of it was a really fast, whimsical approach – like throwing all the shit at the wall and just letting everything stick”.

Listen to the new single below!


Ants From Up There will be available on Deluxe 4LP box set*, Collector’s edition bronze 2LP [d2c only], Limited edition blue 2LP, Standard black 2LP, Deluxe 2CD*, Standard CD, Cassette and Digital formats.

*Deluxe 4LP and 2CD versions feature ‘Live from the Queen Elizabeth Hall album. Read our review of the gig here.


Chaos Space Marine
Bread Song
Good Will Hunting
Mark’s Theme
The Place Where He Inserted the Blade
Snow Globes
Basketball Shoes

The band have also announced a new run of UK/ IE tour dates which will also include their biggest headline show to date at The Roundhouse in London.

Fans who pre-order any format of “Ants From Up There” from the Black Country, New Road store, their Bandcamp page and the Ninja Tune shop, will be able to gain access to the pre-sale for the 2022 UK headline tour dates.

Tickets are available HERE


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