The Glowing Man


Released: 17th June 2016

After 2014’s epic ‘To Be Kind’, Swans return with new album ‘The Glowing Man’, announced as the last album release of Swans’ current incarnation. ‘The Glowing Man’ was recorded at Sonic Ranch, near El Paso Texas, with John Congleton as recording engineer. Further recordings were made in Dallas, Seattle and Berlin.‘The Glowing Man’ is available on double CD, as well as a double CD + DVD format which includes a Swans live performance from 2015.

In addition the album is also available digitally and as a deluxe gatefold triple vinyl set with poster and digital download. Swans, led by Michael Gira, formed in 1982 and, after disbanding in 1997, returned with the critically acclaimed albums ‘My Father Will Guide Me Up A Rope To The Sky’ (2010), 2012’s ‘The Seer’ and 2014’s ‘To Be Kind’.