Mumford & Sons have announced the name of their new album, which comes out on Sept. 25: Babel. However, if you can read maritime signal flags, then you would have already noticed Babel at the very end of the album trailer released earlier this summer.
For all those Mumford fans out there, you'll be happy to know that 1) Babel comes out in a little over two months, 2) they're holding on to their famous, acoustic sound and 3) lead-singer Marcus Mumford has recovered splendidly from his broken hand.
Mumford & Sons are launching yet another tour in August, but don't get too excited. Unfortunately this one doesn't include any Texas dates. These guys have been touring almost non-stop for the past couple of years and a darker, more road-weary edge has crept into some of their new songs.
In case you missed it, here's the slightly eerie album trailer: