To follow in the recent stream of memes hitting the web, EHRMAGERD!!! Mumford & Sons has announced the official release date, title, and track listing for their sophomore album!!!!!!! Everybody mark your calendars, cause Babel is coming out on September 24th! You better bet I’ll be snapping that baby up the second it’s available.
Here’s their announcement video, which is abstract and old-fashioned and new-fangled and lovely and jilting and wonderful.
And, to whet your appetite for the new album even more, here’s a great live performance of “Below My Feet” at Bonnaroo 2011:
And “Lover of the Light” at the same show:
September 24th, people.