Slip/Surprise Me Mr. Davis drummer Andrew Barr will appear on the new Land of Talk album. Land of Talk is led by Broken Social Scene singer Elizabeth Powell and has featured a number of musicians over the years. The younger Barr brother, who has recorded and toured with the group in the past, plays drums throughout Cloak and Cipher, which is scheduled for release on August 24 via Saddle Creek.
The album was recorded up in Montreal with Jace from Besnard Lakes and features special guests like Patrick Watson, members of Arcade Fire and Stars. The album’s tracks include: “Cloak and Cipher,” “Goaltime Exposure,” “Quarry Hymns,” “Swift Coin,” “Color Me Badd,” “The Hate I Won’t Commit,” “Hamburg, Noon,” “Blangee Blee,” “Playita” and “Better and Close.””