Braids unveil new single 'Snow Angel'

With their highly-anticipated new album postponed until the summer, Braids have now quenched out thirst for new music by sharing the next cut taken from their forthcoming full-length.

The new single 'Snow Angel' follows on from the previously unveiled tracks 'Young Buck' and 'Eclipse (Ashley)' in previewing their new LP 'Shadow Offering', which is now due to be released on the 19th June via Secret City Records.

Speaking about their latest offering, the band said, “‘Snow Angel’ was written in the immediate wake of the 2016 US election, as our collective conscience took a sharp inhale. It’s a diary entry of sorts – a snapshot of the mind grappling with our era’s endless barrage of content and destruction, continents away and close to home. *This* moment, with our world in the midst of a pandemic, is admittedly a new context. But I can’t help but sense the song speaks to feelings many of us are experiencing – uncertainty, angst and a desperate desire to make sense of it all.

"For me, it was deeply therapeutic to write and sing this song; saying things out loud can help us to not feel so alone, can help validate our natural fears about the future of our world, and can bring to light some of the hard questions that many of us are asking ourselves. I believe that art can change our relationship to fear. We hope this song can offer you a moment of catharsis and relief, in the same way writing and performing it has for us.”

Have a listen to 'Snow Angel' in the player below.

More News

Sufjan Stevens shares new track 'Video Game'

With his eagerly-awaited new album set to drop near the end of next month, Sufjans Stevens has now unveiled the next cut to be lifted from his... 1 month 1 week ago

The Cribs announce new album 'Night Network'

Having remained mildly quiet since the release of their much-loved 2017 studio record '24-7 Rock Star Shit', The Cribs are back once again to... 1 month 1 week ago

Twin Sun deliver official remix of Zoot Woman's 'Where Is The Man'

After returning earlier this year with their brilliant single 'French Sunset', Twin Sun are back once again with a very special remix. The... 1 month 1 week ago

Peaches returns with new single 'Flip This'

Having remained relatively quiet over the last five years, Peaches is returning with fire in her belly on her brand new single. The new track '... 1 month 1 week ago

Emmy The Great delivers new single 'Mary'

With her highly-anticipated new album set to drop in the coming months, Emmy The Great has now unveiled the next cut to be lifted from her... 1 month 1 week ago

IDLES unveil new single 'Model Village'

With their highly-anticipated new album set to drop near the end of next month, IDLES have now unveiled the next cut to be lifted from their... 1 month 1 week ago

Will Joseph Cook announces new album 'Something To Feel Good About'

Having already returned earlier this year to share the brilliant comeback single 'Driverless Cars', Will Joseph Cook has now announced his plans for... 1 month 1 week ago

Sylvan Esso deliver new single 'Rooftop Dancing'

With their highly-anticipated new album set to land later next month, Sylvan Esso have now unveiled the next cut to be lifted from their forthcoming... 1 month 1 week ago

Rebecka Reinhard shares new single 'A Pick'

With her highly-anticipated new EP set to land in the coming weeks, Swedish dream-pop artist Rebecca Reinhard has now unveiled the next cut to be... 1 month 1 week ago