Present Tense is the fourth studio album by Wild Beasts. Working in close collaboration with co-producers Lexxx (M.I.A/Foals) and Brian Eno, the band took almost a full year away from touring to conceive and construct the eleven tracks of Present Tense.

The band is releasing as a third single the album track « Mecca »along with a video directed by Kate Mross (who has previously worked with Disclosure and Jessie Ware).