Times New Viking - No Room to Live from Merge Records on Vimeo.

Pitchfork reports that Columbus indie rock luminaries Times New Viking will release their fifth LP, "Dancer Equired", on the venerable Merge Records, ending their two-album relationship with the also venerable Matador Records.

The album comes out April 25, and TNV's next local show is Feb. 19 at Ruby Tuesday for the Lost Weekend Records 8th anniversary bash. In the meantime, watch the video for "No Room To Live" embedded above. "Each frame printed from real video, then hand drawn, colored, or decorated and put back together. Nearly 3,000 individual frames, completed by around 40 artists from Columbus, Ohio and elsewhere." Directed and edited by Brandon Reichard and Pelham Johnston.