[Interview] Gary Numan talks new album ‘Intruder’

Electronic music pioneer Gary Numan recently released his latest album ‘Intruder’ to critical and fan acclaim, smashing the charts worldwide and debuting at #2 on the Official UK Albums Chart, becoming his highest charting set in almost forty years.

Gary Numan’s work has been massively influential across multiple genres from electronic music, industrial, hip hop and metal with artists such as Nine Inch Nails, Prince, David Bowie, Fear Factory, Lady Gaga, Kanye West and tons more singing his praises and drawing inspiration from his art.

We sat down with Gary Numan to talk about his latest album ‘Intruder’ and the dark and very real environmental concept behind it, the massive global success of the record, filming the live stream concert to celebrate its release, touring and more!

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To celebrate Intruder, Gary Numan held a live global streaming event ‘Intruder: The Worldwide Concert on June 17 which saw his band perform several songs from ‘Intruder’ for the first time as well as a selection of songs from his impressive career.

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Intruder’ is Numan’s 18th solo studio album and follows 2017’s ‘Savage: Songs From A Broken World’.

The album was recorded between sessions at Numan’s home studio in Los Angeles and at producer Ade Fenton’s studio in Bath. It represents their fifth studio album together after ‘Jagged’ (2006), ‘Dead Sun Rising’ (2011), ‘Splinter (Songs From A Broken Mind)’ (2013) and ‘Savage (Songs From A Broken World)’ (2017).

Since coming to prominence with era-defining hits such as ‘Cars’ and ‘Are ‘Friends’ Electric?’ (with Tubeway Army), Gary Numan has remained consistently creative and released a huge catalogue of work. He was rewarded with the prestigious Inspiration Award at the Ivor Novellos in 2017 and shared his remarkable story with 2020’s candid autobiography ‘(R)evolution’.

Intruder’ is available on CD, deluxe CD, black heavyweight double-vinyl, picture disc double-vinyl and digital formats.

Intruder is available now garynuman.lnk.to/IntruderPR