Fugazi Offshoot the Messthetics Announce Sophomore Album

Hear the new song "Better Wings" from 'Anthropocosmic Nest'
Fugazi Offshoot the Messthetics Announce Sophomore Album
After making their debut with a self-titled album last year, Fugazi offshoot the Messthetics have detailed a follow-up sophomore effort. 

Titled Anthropocosmic Nest, the trio's latest will arrive September 6 through Dischord. A first taste of the 11-track disc can be heard below with opener "Better Wings."

The Messthetics are set to kick off a North American tour this evening in Philadelphia and will play Montreal, Toronto and Ottawa later this month. You can find their complete itinerary below.

The Messthetics are made up of Fugazi's rhythm section, Joe Lally and Brendan Canty, in addition to jazz guitarist Anthony Pirog.

Anthropocosmic Nest is now available for pre-order.

Anthropocosmic Nest:

1. Better Wings
2. Drop Foot
3. Section 9
4. Scrawler
5. The Assignment
6. Pay Dust
7. Pacifica
8. Because the Mountain Says So
9. Insect Conference
10. La Lontra
11. Touch Earth Touch Sky

Tour dates:

07/10 Philadelphia, PA - PhilaMOCA
07/11 Jersey City, NJ - Monty Hall
07/12 Brooklyn, NY - Union Pool
07/13 Portland, ME - Space
07/14 Allston, MA - Great Scott
07/15 Portsmouth, NH - The Press Room
07/16 Montreal, QC - La Sala Rosa
07/17 Ottawa, ON - 27 Club
07/18 Toronto, ON - The Great Hall
07/19 Rochester, NY - The Bug Jar
07/20 Woodstock, NY - Colony Club
07/21 Asbury Park, NJ - Asbury Park Yacht Club
09/05 Raleigh, NC - Hopscotch Music Festival
09/06 Urbana, IL - Center For the Performing Arts
09/19 Austin, TX - Barracuda
09/20 Oklahoma City, OK - 89th Street OKC
09/21 Dallas, TX - Three Links
09/22 Houston, TX - The Satellite
09/24 New Orleans, LA - Gasa Gasa
09/26 San Antonio, TX - Paper Tiger
09/27 Dana Point, CA - Ohana Festival