Bands as diverse as Big Thief are fairly eviscerate in how they handle themselves. With a new album announced for release next February, the band’s new album Dragon New Warm Mountain I Believe In You should be a healthy mix of all sounds. Below the lead single “Time Escaping” soars at the edges and offers the band up in a new and inventive way.
The opening notes of the song hold an intriguing tones between eclectic sounds and intriguing notes. The symphonic sound that comes from said instruments are where any offbeat sound ends. Lenker’s vocals come across in an angelic tone that endures you from the jump. Gone are the worried notes and they get returned with an easy going sound from the singer. The band is offering up their sound at the same time. Where Buck Meek is at the height of his game here, the band sounds ahead of everyone else here. The music is mesmerizing at it’s worst and full of sound that you cannot deny.
The song can be heard on all streaming platforms or above via YouTube. The band’s new album Dragon New Warm Mountain I Believe In You is available for preorder directly from 4ad Records before its February 11 release date. Big Thief is on tour starting January 31, 2022 at L’ Aeronef in Lille, France until June 12, 2022 in Berlin, Germany at Tempelhof Airport. Their complete tour dates can be accessed here.
Image Credits: Photo by Alexa Viscius.