Toadies Announce New Album, “Heretics,” Featuring Acoustic Re-Workings

Kirtland RecordsToadies are going unplugged for their next album. Entitled Heretics, the band's sixth record will feature acoustic re-workings of past Toadies songs, including their biggest hit, "Possum Kingdom." Heretics will be released on September 18.

"It's been great, because our fans have been hands-down very accepting of whatever bizarre twist we've taken," says frontman Vadan Lewis in a statement.

Heretics will include nine acoustic re-workings of past Toadies songs, two new tracks called "In the Belly of a Whale" and "Queen of Scars," plus a cover of Blondie's "Heart of Glass."

Toadies will be touring all summer leading up to the release of Heretics starting July 9 in Chicago. The tour will end with the band's own Dia de Los Toadies festival, held September 11 and 12 in Fort Worth, Texas.

Here's the track list for Heretics:

"In the Belly of a Whale"*
"Beside You"
"Queen of Scars"*
"Rattler’s Revival"
"Heart of Glass"**
"Possum Kingdom"
"The Appeal"
"Jigsaw Girl"
"Send You to Heaven"

*new song
** Blondie cover

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