ZOMG: American Football just released a brand new song — listen to “I’ve Been So Lost For So Long” now

New LP drops on Oct. 21

Fresh off an appearance at Atlanta’s Wrecking Ball music festival, emo patriarchs American Football have released a brand new song. And you thought the *Nsync reunion was good news.

“I’ve Been So Lost For So Long” clocks in at just under five-minutes long and is quintessential American Football that opens with soft, familiar guitar before frontman Mike Kinsella’s comforting croon kicks in to deliver a tale of a man lost and looking for reminders about why the hell we have to wake up everyday.

Fans will be delighted to learn that the band has also recorded a new, self-titled album set for release on October 21. Listen and see the tracklist below Pre-order the bands first album in almost two decades via Polyvinyl records (or just pick it up at your local record store when it comes out).

Tour please?

American Football (S/T, 2017) Tracklist:
01. Where Are We Now? (4:44)
02. My Instincts Are the Enemy (4:49)
03. Home Is Where the Haunt Is (3:26)
04. Born to Lose (4:54)
05. 've Been So Lost for So Long (4:36)
06. Give Me the Gun (3:24)
07. I Need a Drink (or Two or Three) (4:58)
08. Desire Gets in the Way (3:28)
09. Everyone Is Dressed Up (3:39)F

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Read his 2016 intro letter and disclosures from 2022 and 2021. Ray Roa started freelancing for Creative Loafing Tampa in January 2011 and was hired as music editor in August 2016. He became Editor-In-Chief in August 2019. Past work can be seen at Suburban Apologist, Tampa Bay Times, Consequence of Sound and The...
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