Stars of the Lid Ready Vinyl Reissue of ‘The Ballasted Orchestra’

Stars of the Lid

Nearly five years after their last onstage reunion–a reunion we’re still kicking ourselves for missing–Stars of the Lid have announced the long-awaited vinyl reissue of their third album, The Ballasted Orchestra. Due out January 7th through their longtime label Kranky, the repressing was remastered by Adam Bryanbaum Wiltzie. Check out a guide to film scores by the group’s other founding member (Brian McBride) here, and stream one of their old songs below, alongside a couple tour dates and live footage…

Stars of the Lid tour dates:
12/9 Camber Sands, UK – All Tomorrow’s Parties (Curated by The National)
12/10 London, UK – Church of St. John