Beth Orton has just shared "1973," the second single from her forthcoming album Kidsticks which was co-produced by Fuck Buttons' Andrew Hung. The song features Twin Shadow on guitar and, like first single "Moon," this is appealing, bleepy/bloopy synthpop (a definite left turn from the folky material associated with her. Listen below.

You can catch Beth Orton live in the U.S. this June, including a show in NYC at Le Poisson Rouge on 6/14. Tickets for that show will be on sale soon.

Beth Orton - 2016 US tour dates:
6/07 - Chicago, IL - City Winery
6/09 - Pittsburgh, PA - Three Rivers Arts Festival
6/11 - Washington, DC - U Street Music Hall
6/12 - Philadelphia, PA - The Foundry
6/14 - New York, NY - Le Poisson Rouge
6/15 - Boston, MA - Brighton Music Hall
6/19 - Los Angeles, CA - Teragram Ballroom
6/20 - San Francisco, CA - Great American Music Hall
6/21 - Portland, OR - Revolution Hall
6/23 - Seattle, WA - The Triple Door