This article was published in 2011.

The first track to be released from Wild Beasts' forthcoming 3rd album, 'Smother', has been announced as 'Albatross'.

The track will be available to download for free to fans of the band until Friday 18th March.

To download 'Albatross', visit the Wild Beasts Facebook page.

'Smother' will be Wild Beasts' third album, and will be released on 9th May on CD, 12" vinyl, and digital download formats.