Steven Wilson announces new album ‘To The Bone’, releases single ‘Pariah’


After many months of writing and recording, I’m pleased to finally announce details of my new album To The Bone, and a major European tour in early 2018 which includes a return to many of my favourite venues, including London’s prestigious Royal Albert Hall. For my North and South American fans, expect to see further tour news soon.

Also released today is the finished version of a track from the album ‘Pariah’, a song I wrote especially to be a duet with the wonderful Ninet Tayeb.

To The Bone is due to be released on 18th August but is available now to pre-order in a variety of formats, including a special deluxe hard back 120 page book edition, which includes an exclusive full length CD of demos and unused songs, and a one-sided 7 inch vinyl single of a bonus instrumental song from the album sessions. Neither of these will be available anywhere else.

My fifth record is in many ways inspired by the hugely ambitious progressive pop records that I loved in my youth (think Peter Gabriel’s So, Kate Bush’s Hounds of Love, Talk Talk’s Colour of Spring and Tears for Fears’ Seeds of Love). Lyrically, the album’s eleven tracks veer from the paranoid chaos of the current era in which truth can apparently be a flexible notion, observations of the everyday lives of refugees, terrorists and religious fundamentalists, and a welcome shot of some of the most joyous wide-eyed escapism I’ve created in my career so far. Something for all the family!



1. To The Bone (6.41)
2. Nowhere Now (4.04)
3. Pariah (4.44)
4. The Same Asylum As Before (5.14)
5. Refuge (6.42)
6. Permanating (3.35)
7. Blank Tapes (2.09)
8. People Who Eat Darkness (6.03)
9. Song of I (5.22)
10. Detonation (9.20)
11. Song of Unborn (5.56)


Date City Venue Country
Tour: Steven Wilson – To The Bone Europe 2018
14-Feb-18 Vienna Gasometer Austria
Address: Guglgasse 8. Buy Tickets
15-Feb-18 Berlin Admiralpalast Germany
Address: Friedrichstraße 101, 10117 Berlin, Germany. Buy Tickets
17-Feb-18 Zabrze House Of Music And Dance Poland
Address: Gen. de Gaulle’a 17. Buy Tickets
18-Feb-18 Poznan Earth Hall Poland
Address: Głogowska 18, 60-101 Poznań, Poland. Buy Tickets
20-Feb-18 Hamburg Mehr Theatre Germany
Address: Banksstraße 28, 20097 Hamburg, Germany. Buy Tickets
24-Feb-18 Helsinki The Circus Finland
Address: Salomonkatu 1–3, Narinkkatori 00100. Buy Tickets
26-Feb-18 Stockholm Cirkus Sweden
Address: Djurgårdsslätten 43-45, 115 21 Stockholm. Buy Tickets
27-Feb-18 Oslo Oslo Concert House Norway
Address: Munkedamsveien 14, 0115 Oslo, Norway. Buy Tickets
28-Feb-18 Bergen USF Verftet Norway
Address: Georgernes Verft 12, 5011 Bergen. Buy Tickets
01-Mar-18 Stavanger Zetlitz Konserthuset Norway
Address: Sandvigå 1, 4007 Stavanger, Norway. Buy Tickets
03-Mar-18 Copenhagen VEGA Denmark
Address: Enghavevej 40. Buy Tickets
05-Mar-18 Essen, Altendorfer Straße Colosseum Germany
Address: Altendorfer Straße 1. Buy Tickets
07-Mar-18 Amsterdam AFAS Live Netherlands
Address: ArenA Boulevard 590, 1101 DS Amsterdam Zuidoost, Netherlands. Buy Tickets
09-Mar-18 Brussels AB Belgium
Address: Anspachlaan 110, 1000 Brussel. Buy Tickets
10-Mar-18 Luxembourg Rockhal Luxembourg
Address: 5 Avenue du Rock’n’Roll Esch-sur-Alzette. Buy Tickets
12-Mar-18 Paris Olympia France
Address: 28 Boulevard des Capucines, 75009. Buy Tickets
13-Mar-18 Lille Theatre Sebastopol France
Address: Place Sébastopol, 59000 Lille, France. Buy Tickets
Tour: Steven Wilson – To The Bone UK 2018
15-Mar-18 Coventry Warwick Arts Centre United Kingdom
Address: University of Warwick, Gibbet Hill Rd, Coventry CV4 7AL. Buy Tickets
17-Mar-18 Belfast Mandela Hall United Kingdom
Address: 79 University Rd, Belfast BT7 1NF. Buy Tickets
19-Mar-18 Dublin Olympia Theatre Ireland
Address: 72 Dame St, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland. Buy Tickets
21-Mar-18 Cardiff St David’s Hall United Kingdom
Address: The Hayes, Cardiff. Buy Tickets
22-Mar-18 Birmingham Symphony Hall United Kingdom
Address: Broad St, Birmingham B1 2EA. Buy Tickets
24-Mar-18 Glasgow Clyde Auditorium United Kingdom
Address: Finnieston Street; Glasgow; G3 8YW; Scotland. Buy Tickets
25-Mar-18 Gateshead Sage 1 United Kingdom
Address: St Mary’s Square, Gateshead Quays, Gateshead NE8 2JR. Buy Tickets
27-Mar-18 London Royal Albert Hall United Kingdom
Address: Kensington Gore, London. Buy Tickets
28-Mar-18 London Royal Albert Hall United Kingdom
Address: Kensington Gore, London. Buy Tickets
31-Mar-18 Manchester Bridgewater Hall United Kingdom
Address: Lower Mosley Street, Manchester. Buy Tickets
01-Apr-18 Manchester Bridgewater Hall United Kingdom
Address: Lower Mosley Street, Manchester. Buy Tickets

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