WATCH: Today Only! Battles Stream Performances of Four New “La Di Da Di” Tracks [UPDATED]

Listen to"The Yabba," "Summer Simmer," Tyne Wear," and "Dot Com" on their website now.

New York loop-scientists Battles already gave us a sneak preview of new material in a mini-documentary, and today, the generosity continues. The band is streaming performances of four new songs from their upcoming third LP La Di Da Di on their website. But act fast, because the stream will end Wednesday morning.

The new tracks see the band continuing in their tradition of intricate sonic layering and hard-hitting, machine-like drum work. Head over to to watch the trio perform “The Yabba,” “Summer Simmer,” Tyne Wear,” and “Dot Com.”

La Di Da Di is out September 18 on Warp.

Originally published August 4, 11:00 a.m.


Updated: August 5, 11:47 a.m.: The stream has ended, but Battles have uploaded their performance of La Di Da Di opening track “The Yabba” the be played at your convenience. Watch it below.

(via Pitchfork)


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