Gang of Four announce Complicit EP and share track

Post punk legends Gang of Four will return in April with a brand new EP. Complicit EP will be the band's first release in three years, following 2015's What Happens Next album.

Listen to the first track, Lucky, below.

Speaking about ‘Lucky’, Andy Gill says; “This track itself is a product of chance. I’d been watching a serious debate on one of those financial news channels - six white men in suits arguing about the stock markets - and it set me thinking about how limited luck can be. America’s demented ringmaster-clown claims to have bestowed fortune on the markets. He believes himself the master of luck. In reality, they are casinos. A lot of trading is anyway now done by algorithms to try to eliminate the element of chance, but luck isn’t capable of fundamentally changing the system. Even if you believe market crashes are the result of bad luck rather than layer upon layer of human and machine error, the system shudders, restarts and goes on as before.”

Complicit will be released April 18th.

https://soundcloud.com/gangoffour/gang-of-four-lucky

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