Dark Horse Records
billy idolfrom the recently announced EP, The cagegot its release on Friday, September 23.
The EP is available on CD, digitally and as a standard black vinyl record and a limited edition red vinyl record.
The cage features four new songs the veteran pop-punk rocker has collaborated on with his longtime guitarist, Steve Stevens.
Fans got their first taste of the record last month, when Idol released the track “Cage”, along with a music video.
The cageOther songs from are “Running from the Ghost”, which focuses on Billy overcoming drug addiction; “Rebel Like You”, a blues-rock song that pays tribute to his 2-year-old granddaughter; and “Miss Nobody,” a rap/R&B/funk-influenced track inspired by a feisty homeless woman he bumped into near the studio where he was working on the EP.
“These new songs are celebratory because Steve and I are having fun,” Idol recently said. Variety. “It’s kind of crazy to keep making music that we’re passionate about.”
The cage EP follows that of 2021 The Roadside EP.
Meanwhile, Billy kicks off another European tour on Friday night in Halle, Germany. The trek is traced through a show on October 25 in Leeds, England. When Idol returns to the United States, it will launch a five-date Las Vegas residency at the Cosmopolitan which will run from November 11-19.
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