Release date: May 27, 2017
‘Your Brain on MTV’ is the first release from Surrey’s Switch to Black since 2015’s Nascent Noise. The track kicks off with a menacing riff before diving into some hard rock revelry. The song’s message — “Put on the MTV and it will be just fine” — is a little on-the-nose, but that’s a minor quibble. It’s a promising track from the band that left me wondering if there’d be more.
When I reached out to the band to see if any more Switch to Black material was on the horizon, they had this to say: “Our answer to that question is something big is definitely going to happen. What it is that’s gonna happen we still don’t know.”
That cryptic response was shortly followed by this announcement on the band’s Facebook page: