by Merge

Fucked Up have announced their next long-form 12-inch single, "Year of the Ox." Due out September 14, 2010, the album is the latest in the band's series which also includes Year of the Dog, Year of the Pig and Year of the Rat. The a-side of the album is an expected 11-minute song featuring a string section and vocalist Zola Jesus which Matador Records described as a "majestic orchestral piece."

Fucked Up also noted that they have another "Year Of" album planned, this one titled Year of the Tiger and also due out soon.