Interpol decided to give fans a pleasant surprise and stream their upcoming fifth studio album "El Pintor" ahead of the official September 8 release via Matador Records.
Clocking in at just under 40 minutes, the record features 10 new songs, including the previously unveiled "All the Rage Back Home" and "Ancient Ways."
Marking the follow-up to 2010's "Interpol," the band will embark on a lengthy tour across North America and Europe. Details and ticket info here.
Back to the new album, check out the exclusive NPR stream here and make sure to share your thoughts in the comments.