Pigeons Playing Ping Pong Unveils New Single “My Own Way” Ahead of Seventh Studio Album Release [Listen]

By Stu Kelly / March 26, 2024

In a burst of vibrant energy, Baltimore-based jam band Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, known for their vibrant funk-infused tunes, has just dropped a fresh single titled “My Own Way.” The track, released today, offers a tantalizing glimpse into their upcoming seventh studio album, Day In Time, which is slated to be officially released on April 26, 2024, via No Coincidence Records.

The single marks another evolution in the band’s sound, blending introspective lyrics with their signature musical prowess. “My Own Way” encapsulates the essence of Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, featuring swirling guitars and infectious rhythms that beckon listeners to groove along. Frontman Greg “Scrambled Greg” Ormont infuses the track with a message of resilience, urging listeners to overcome past mistakes and forge their own path forward.

Reflecting on the creative process behind the single, Ormont shared insights into the band’s collaborative approach. “Musically, we all chipped in on this one,” he explained. “We recently started sharing songs digitally, resulting in tons of new ideas. This one started with a rough draft of mine, which Jeremy [Schon] loved and helped craft into something more rich and nuanced.”

The quartet’s collective effort shines through in “My Own Way,” offering a glimpse into the cohesion and creativity driving their upcoming album. Described as snapshots of their longstanding career, the album promises to captivate audiences with depth and dynamism.

Pigeons Playing Ping Pong’s upcoming release comes amidst a bustling touring schedule. The band is gearing up for the “Pigeons Frasco Dogs” tour alongside Andy Frasco and the U.N. and Dogs in a Pile. Following the tour, fans can catch the band at major festivals across the country, where they’re sure to deliver their trademark high-octane performances.

For fans eagerly awaiting the arrival of “Day In Time,” “My Own Way” offers a tantalizing taste of what’s to come, promising an album as infectious as it is introspective. As Pigeons Playing Ping Pong continues to evolve personally and musically, their latest single serves as a testament to their enduring creativity and unwavering commitment to delivering feel-good vibes to audiences worldwide.

Fans can pre-order Day In Time here. For a full list of tour dates, check out PPPP’s official website here. The new single “My Own Way” is available below. 

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