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Listen to new Dream Wife single Temporary

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Dream Wife (Image credit: Sarah Piantadosi)

London-based trio Dream Wife have released their new single Temporary.

It’s the latest track taken from Rakel Mjöll, Bella Podpadec and Alice Go’s upcoming studio album So When You Gonna…, which will launch on July 3 through Lucky Number.

Dream Wife previously shared the tracks Sports!, So When You Gonna… and Hasta La Vista from the follow-up to their self-titled 2018 debut album.

Speaking about Temporary, Dream Wife explain: “Temporary is a song about having hope through waves of difficulties and was written for a friend who went through multiple miscarriages and is now pregnant again.

“It’s about the heartbreak of repeatedly putting your body through the transformation and danger of pregnancy, and it's about holding space for dreams of creating new life and trying again.

“Miscarriages are not often in the media but as it is experienced by so many, it is important to speak.” 

Dream Wife have also announced that all proceeds from digital Bandcamp pre-orders of So When You Gonna… will be donated to Black Minds Matter and Gendered Intelligence

Dream Wife also have a podcast series, with each episode encouraging people to take up a new creative outlet such as songwriting, photography, playing guitar and music production.

The trio will tour across the UK and Europe in 2021. Find further details below.

Dream Wife: So When You Gonna…
1. Sports!
2. Hasta La Vista
3. Homesick
4. Validation
5. Temporary
6. U Do U
7. RH RN
8. Old Flame
9. So When You Gonna…
10. Hold On Me
11. After The Rain


Dream Wife 2021 tour dates
Apr 14: Oxford The Bullingdon, UK
Apr 15: Birmingham O2 Institute 2, UK
Apr 16: Leeds The Wardrobe, UK
Apr 17: Manchester Academy 2, UK
Apr 18: Glasgow St Luke's, UK
Apr 20: Norwich Waterfront, UK
Apr 21: Nottingham Rescue Rooms, UK
Apr 22: Cambridge The Portland Arms, UK
Apr 24:  Brighton Chalk, UK
Apr 25: Portsmouth The Wedgewood Rooms, UK
Apr 27: Bristol SWX, UK
Apr 28: London Electric Ballroom, UK
Apr 30: Paris La Boule Noire, France
May 01: Brussels AB Club, Belgium
May 03: Hamburg Molotow, Germany
May 05: Copenhagen Loppen, Denmark
May 06: Stockholm Nalen Klubb, Sweden
May 07: Oslo Krosset, Norway
May 08: Malmo Plan B, Sweden
May 10: Berlin Frannz Club, Germany
May 11: Munich Ampere, Germany
May 12: Nuremberg Club Stereo, Germany

Scott Munro

Scott looks after Louder’s online buyer’s guides and also scouts out the best deals for music fans from every corner of the internet. He's spent more than 25 years in newspapers and magazines and in 2014 joined our news desk, where he wrote extensively about rock, metal, prog and more. Scott has previous written for the Daily Record, Sunday Mirror, The Herald and IGN.