Placebo's sixth studio album, Battle for the Sun, was released on June 8th 2009.
Recorded over three months at Metal Works Studios in Toronto with producer David Bottrill and mixed in London by My Bloody Valentine, Smashing Pumpkins and Nine Inch Nails supremo Alan Moulder, Battle for the Sun is a startling, alive, vital and boundary-vaulting Placebo record.
It is, according to Brian Molko, 'not hard rock and it's not pop, it's probably hard pop. I think we've made a record which is almost the flipside of 'Meds'. We've made a record...