Today (Feb. 15) Muse shared their new single “Thought Contagion” along with the accompanying music video. Before sharing the song online, they premiered the track on Annie Mac’s BBC Radio 1 show. During an interview with Mac, frontman Matt Bellamy revealed the inspiration for the song was Richard Dawkins and memes.
The video, directed by Lance Drake, is a continuation of the story found in the previously released “Dig Down.” Check out the video below.
The band revealed they are currently finishing up their new album. Their seventh album, Drones, was released in 2015. Muse is scheduled to play at various festivals this summer including Bonnaroo, Rock im Park, Rock am Ring, Bottlerock, and Rock in Rio to name a few. Check out their 2018 tour dates here.