“Letter From an Occupant” One of the 100 Greatest Songs of the Century So Far

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WOW! “Letter From an Occupant” included in Rolling Stone’s list of the 100 greatest songs of the century so far! You can read the full list here


Yonge-Dundas Square’s Block Party

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Hey Toronto, we’ll be playing a free show at Yonge-Dundas Square’s Block Party this summer! Everyone’s invited, see you June 8th!

‘Whiteout Conditions’ Best of 2017

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‘Whiteout Conditions’ landed among some of the best albums of 2017, with its songs fairing just as well.


Best Albums of the Year:

#11 Paste Magazine

Top 20 Variety Music’s Chris Willman

#44 Rolling Stone

#44 NPR All Songs Considered Listeners’ 100

#49 ABC News

#50 Village Voice


Top Songs of the Year: 

#17 Sirius XMU — “High Ticket Attractions”

Top 20 Variety Music’s Christ Willman — “High Ticket Attractions”

Top 33 The Atlantic — “Play Money”

#36 Amazon Music (Indie) — “Whiteout Conditions”

#38 Paste Magazine — “High Ticket Attractions”

Watch the video for “Whiteout Conditions”

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Directed by Kevan Funk

More US Tour Dates Announced

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The New Pornographers will be playing additional headline dates this July in Nashville, Baltimore, Buffalo, and New Haven. Cloud Nothings will open in Buffalo & New Haven. // Photo: Twin Cities Media

Artist presale tomorrow Wednesday, May 3rd, at 10am local. Tickets on sale Friday, May 5th at 10am ET.

07/15 – Louisville, KY – Headliners Music Hall – Tickets
07/16 – Nashville, TN – Exit/In – Tickets
07/20 – Baltimore, MD – Rams Head Live – Tickets
07/25 – Buffalo, NY – Ashbury @ Babeville – Tickets
07/27 – New Haven, CT – College Street Music Hall – Tickets
08/12 – Lawrence, KS – Liberty Hall * – Tickets
08/13 – St. Louis, MO – Delmar Hall * – Tickets
08/15 – Knoxville, TN – Bijou Theatre * – Tickets
08/17 – Kalamazoo, MI – Bell’s Beer Garden @ Bell’s Eccentric Cafe * – Tickets
08/18 – Madison, MI – Live on King Street – FREE
10/09 – Pontiac, MI – The Crofoot Ballroom ^ – Tickets
10/10 – Cleveland, OH – Beachland Ballroom – Tickets

* – w/ Ought

^ – w/ Born Ruffians

More dates at

The New Pornographers Announce Canada Tour This Fall

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Canada! Excited to announce the following Fall headline dates & share that we will be at Mariposa Folk Festival this 7-9 July.

Artist presale for the below dates starts now here.

07-09 July – Orilla, ON – Mariposa Folk Festival – Tickets
28 Sep – Victoria, BC – Sugar Nightclub
29 Sep – Vancouver, BC – The Commodore Ballroom
30 Sep – Kelowna, BC – Kelowna Community Theatre
01 Oct – Nelson, BC – Spiritbar at the Hume Hotel
02 Oct – Calgary, AB – MacEwan Hall
04 Oct – Edmonton, AB – Winspear Centre
05 Oct – Saskatoon, KS – O’Brians Event Centre
06 Oct – Regina, SK – The Exchange
07 Oct – Winnipeg, MB – The Burton Cummings Theatre
11 Oct – London, ON – London Music Hall
12 Oct – Ottawa, ON – Bronson Centre Theatre
14 Oct – Toronto, ON – Massey Hall

‘Whiteout Conditions’ Out Now!

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The new album Brill Bruisers is now available! Purchase/stream it here

Listen to “Whiteout Conditions”

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Listen to “Whiteout Conditions”, the title track from our forthcoming album. The new album is out on April 7th.

Pre-order ‘Whiteout Conditions’, out on 4/7, here.

Watch the video for “High Ticket Attractions”

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Directed by Dan Huiting

Pre-order ‘Whiteout Conditions’, out on 4/7, here

Listen to “This Is The World Of The Theater”

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Listen to “This Is The World Of The Theater, the latest song from ‘Whiteout Conditions’.

Also, read Carl’s interview with Noisey where he discusses the new record here.

Pre-order ‘Whiteout Conditions’, out on 4/7, here.