John Maus announces new album & shares first single 'The Combine' Tue Aug 29th Unable to show videos. Please click here to accept cookies and enable embedding of videos. john maus Six years after the release of his last album, avant-pop maestro John Maus finally returns. He now announces his new album 'Screen Memories', to be released 17 October via Ribbon. A first taste is given with the new single + video for 'The Combine'; watch/listen below. "The singer-songwriter has just released the first single from the record, the ominous “The Combine,” propelled by eerie, liturgical synths and death knells from a bell that bridge the gap between Baroque-era classical music and Goblin film scores" - SPIN Maus's live performances break down and dissolve the conventional artist-audience interaction, creating situations where human expression reigns free. He will perform at Le Guess Who? 2017 on Saturday, 11 November, together with a.o. Pharoah Sanders, Moon Duo, Shabazz Palaces, Avey Tare, The Bug vs Dylan Carlson of Earth, Ben Frost, and many more.