Tom Smith Teases Secret Lockdown Album, New Editors Songs, and More

Today, Smith & Burrows released their long-awaited second album, Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough. It's a charming and breezy album, a welcome contrast to the times we've been living in this past year. But the pandemic and lockdown have also proven creatively fertile for Tom Smith. In a series of recent interviews, he's…

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Review: ‘Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough’ Perfectly Blends Humor & Sincerity

It's been nearly a full decade since Smith & Burrows released their first album. When Editors frontman Tom Smith joined up with Andy Burrows for a holiday album, fans of both men may have been shocked but pleasantly surprised. Funny Looking Angels remains a charming and unique take on Christmas, but only being relevant for…

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Smith & Burrows Debut New Song “Spaghetti” in Acoustic Performance

We're only two days away from hearing Smith & Burrows' new album, Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough. Although we've already gotten to hear four singles, today, fans get one more preview. The duo debuted their new song "Spaghetti" in an acoustic performance on the Dutch show NPO 3FM Radio. Following a quick interview…

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Smith & Burrows Admit “I Want You Back In My Life” in New Single

We're only a few weeks away from hearing the new Smith & Burrows album, Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough.  Following their singles “All The Best Moves,” “Old TV Shows,” and "Parliament Hill," the duo are now letting fans hear a fourth song: "I Want You Back In My Life." It's an excellent song, and it may…

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Smith & Burrows Unleash Heartening “Parliament Hill” Music Video

Just one month ago, Smith & Burrows released "Parliament Hill" as the third single from their upcoming album, Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough. It followed their earlier singles, “All The Best Moves” and “Old TV Shows.” Today, the duo offered fans their uplifting music video for "Parliament Hill. Over a heartbeat-like pulse and soft piano, Tom…

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Editors & Blanck Mass Have Been Scheming Again…

It's been nine months since Editors frontman Tom Smith teased a project with Blanck Mass. They were "scheming" something back in March... and now they're scheming again! In a new Instagram story Tom shared this morning, we can see three members of Editors -- himself, Justin Lockey, and Elliott Williams -- and the man known…

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Smith & Burrows Share New Single, “Parliament Hill”

We're only two months away from hearing Smith & Burrows' new album, Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough. Following two singles in the last six months -- “All The Best Moves” and “Old TV Shows” -- today the duo shared a third single: "Parliament Hill." Over a heartbeat-like pulse and soft piano, Tom Smith croons the first verse, offering…

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Smith & Burrows Unveil Sweet “Old TV Shows” Music Video

Smith & Burrows is getting ready to release their new album, Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough, this February. Following “All The Best Moves” last summer, the duo shared "Old TV Shows" a month ago. Today, the sweet song gets an equally sweet new music video that highlights Tom and Andy's years-long friendship. In contrast to “All…

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Hear New Smith & Burrows Single, “Old TV Shows”

Smith & Burrows promised a new single, and now we have it! Following up their summertime lead "All The Best Moves," the duo just released a new song, "Old TV Shows." It's our second taste of their upcoming sophomore album, Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough, due out on February 5, 2021. In contrast…

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Smith & Burrows Promise New Single “Very Soon,” Album in 2021

It's October: the month we thought we'd get to hear the new Smith & Burrows album. Alas, it looks like we have a few more months left on that. But luckily, the duo are gifting fans a new single to tide them over. On Monday this week, Smith & Burrows teased a new single coming…

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Andy Burrows Says New Smith & Burrows Album Due in October

We've been enjoying the new Smith & Burrows song, "All The Best Moves," for about a month now. It's the lead single from their upcoming album, Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough, the long-awaited followup to their 2011 debut. Although they finished recording it last September, they haven't shared a release date. Luckily, thanks…

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Smith & Burrows Reveal 2nd Album Title & New Songs

Last Tuesday, Smith & Burrows released "All The Best Moves" as the lead single from their upcoming 2nd album. Following Funny Looking Angels in 2011, it's been a long time coming! Now, we have some more exciting information, including the album's title and the names of two more songs. Tom Smith (best known as the frontman…

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Smith & Burrows Share New Single “All The Best Moves” & Music Video

It's been nearly nine years since Smith & Burrows released their debut album, Funny Looking Angels. While Tom Smith and Andy Burrows have each kept busy with their own separate projects, a new collaboration was long overdue. Luckily, the duo recorded a new album last year, and today we have our first taste of it.…

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Editors Finish ‘Unedited’ Rarities Set with ‘You Are Fading’ Volume 1

At the end of April, Editors surprised fans with a gift nine years in the making: volumes 3 and 4 of the You Are Fading compilations included in their Unedited boxset. Back in 2011, the band released their super-limited but cleverly titled Unedited boxset, including their three albums up to that point, plus all of the b-sides,…

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Editors Add ‘You Are Fading’ Volume 2 from ‘Unedited’ Rarities

Three weeks ago, Editors surprised fans with a gift nine years in the making: volumes 3 and 4 of the You Are Fading compilations included in their Unedited boxset. Back in 2011, the band released their super-limited but cleverly titled Unedited boxset, including their three albums up to that point, plus all of the b-sides, bonus…

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Editors Share ‘Unedited’ Rarities with ‘You Are Fading’ Volumes 3 & 4

Nine years ago, Editors were between albums. To tide fans over, the band released the super-limited but cleverly titled Unedited boxset, including their three albums up to that point, plus all of the b-sides, bonus tracks, and other rarities that came from those eras. An addition to their records The Back Room, An End Has…

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Editors’ Tom Smith Teases New ‘Scheming’ Project With Blanck Mass

What are Tom Smith, Editors, and/or Smith & Burrows cooking up now? Editors just put out their first greatest hits compilation - Black Gold: Best Of Editors - last October. It followed their May 2019 release of The Blanck Mass Sessions, itself an alternate version of their last studio album, Violence. Now, frontman Tom Smith…

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Editors Unveil New “Upside Down” Music Video

Last October, Editors released their first hits compilation, Black Gold: Best Of Editors. Coinciding with their European Black Gold Tour, which started in Paris last Thursday, Editors announced that we'd get a new music video on Monday. The day is finally here, and fans can watch the video for "Upside Down," one of three new…

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Review: Editors Revive Beloved Songs In ‘Distance: The Acoustic Recordings’

Editors just released their new greatest hits compilation, Black Gold: Best Of Editors. Comprised mainly of 13 beloved singles spanning their six albums, the compilation also features three brand new songs, “Frankenstein,” “Black Gold,” and “Upside Down.” While we already know and love all of those 16 songs (well, "Upside Down" is new, but we're loving…

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Hear “Upside Down” Off Editors’ New Album, ‘Black Gold’

Today, Editors released their new greatest hits compilation, Black Gold: Best Of Editors. Comprised mainly of 13 beloved singles spanning their six albums, the compilation also features three brand new songs. Following the new singles “Frankenstein” and “Black Gold,” today we can finally hear the studio version of Editors' third new track, “Upside Down.” Editors debuted…

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Editors Debut “Upside Down” Live Ahead Of ‘Black Gold’ Release

In just two days, Editors will release their greatest hits compilation, Black Gold: Best Of Editors. In addition to 13 beloved singles spanning their six albums, the compilation will also include three brand new songs. We've already heard - and loved - "Frankenstein" and "Black Gold," but we've been waiting to hear "Upside Down." Today,…

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Smith & Burrows Finish Recording Second Album

One month ago today, Smith & Burrows announced that they were officially recording their second album. They spent most of the last several weeks in Nashville, Tennessee with producer Jacquire King. (Jacquire previously produced Tom Smith's band Editors' fourth album, The Weight Of Your Love.) The team also did some recording at Fame Studios in…

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Tom Smith Teases New Smith & Burrows Lyrics

Earlier this week, Smith & Burrows officially entered the studio to record their long-awaited second album. Tom Smith (also known as the frontman of Editors) and Andy Burrows are currently in Nashville working with producer Jacquire King. Today, Tom shared a close-up shot of some lyrics, evidently for one of the songs the duo is…

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Smith & Burrows Enter Nashville Studio To Record Second Album

Following a couple years of teasing new music, Smith & Burrows are finally beginning the official recording of their second album. Both Tom Smith (best known as the frontman of Editors) and Andy Burrows just landed in Nashville, Tennessee where they will work with producer Jacquire King. He's the same man who produced Editors' excellent…

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Smith & Burrows About To Begin Recording Second Album

Smith & Burrows have been teasing a second album for quite some time now, but it seems that the duo are finally ready to officially record it now! Both Tom Smith (best known as the frontman of Editors) and Andy Burrows are hinting at exciting things to come, starting with recording S&B2 in the United…

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New Editors Songs Registered: “Black Gold” & “Upside Down”

A couple of weeks ago, Editors shared their addictive new single, "Frankenstein." Despite conflicting reports from the band members, it seems that it's the lead single for their upcoming greatest hits album, due later this year. Frontman Tom Smith and bassist Russell Leetch confirmed that they have three new songs ready - recorded a few…

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Editors Recreate “Frankenstein” Story In Dancey New Music Video

Just last week, Editors shared their addictive new song, “Frankenstein,” teasing a video at the time. Now the time has come: Fans can see the "Frankenstein" music video, and it's as spooky as you'd expect, but also surprisingly dancey. The video opens on a skinny man, going through the motions as if in a trance.…

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Editors Have 3 New Songs & “Some Surprises” Coming Soon

Last Friday, Editors shared their addictive new song, "Frankenstein." Following an interview a few weeks earlier, it had seemed that "Frankenstein" may be the lead single for their upcoming greatest hits album. However, in a new interview today, Editors were a bit more coy about what their actual plans are, saying only that they have…

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Editors Share Hypnotic, Addictive New Song “Frankenstein”

A few weeks ago, Editors started performing a new song called "Frankenstein." After promising a new "song for the freaks," today fans get to hear the single release of "Frankenstein," a track that sounds even better than in those first live recordings. The new song is expected to appear on the upcoming greatest hits album…

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Editors Announce New “Song For The Freaks” Out This Friday

Editors are the gift that keep on giving! Only one month after releasing their special album The Blanck Mass Sessions - a companion to their 2018 album, Violence - the band is getting ready to release brand new music this Friday. The new "song for the freaks" is the studio recording of their tune "Frankenstein," which…

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Tom Smith Teases New Smith & Burrows Demos

Late last year, a full seven years after releasing their debut album together, Funny Looking Angels, Smith & Burrows reunited with a new song and promise of a new album. They played "All The Best Moves," and the pair have been in and out of the studio since then. Today, Tom Smith (also frontman of the…

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