Mitski has introduced his seventh studio album, “The Land Is Inhospitable And So Are We”.
On Sunday evening (July 23), the singer-songwriter despatched out a e-newsletter to her followers that included a voice memo, by way of which she revealed the title of the upcoming album. She additionally shared that the album’s first single – which has but to be titled – will arrive on Wednesday, July 26.
“Hello, that is Mitski, and I am at Bomb Shelter Studios in Nashville, the place we recorded my new album that is popping out. It is known as ‘The Land Is Inhospitable And So Are We,’ and its first single is popping out on Wednesday,” Mitski stated within the voice memo.
Hearken to Mitski’s voice memo beneath.
The announcement didn’t reveal another info relating to the upcoming album, together with its launch date or tracklist. “The Land Is Inhospitable And So Are We” would be the extremely anticipated sequel to Mitski’s acclaimed sixth album “Laurel Hell”, launched in February 2022.
This document earned a four-star assessment from NME‘s El Hunt, who wrote, “With every document, Mitski’s sound grew larger and grander – whereas retaining the uncooked drama of his 2012 piano debut album ‘Lush’ and the darkish, haunting tune of 2016’s ‘Puberty 2’. ‘Laurel Hell’ typically pairs darkness with strobe lights. After exploring the isolation of feeling like a “particular person“, Mitski’s explorations of being somebody show equally compelling.”
‘Laurel Hell’ was named NMEThe twenty first greatest album of 2022, with Rhian Daly praising Mitski for placing “his relationship along with his standing within the highlight underneath a microscope, deftly analyzing the intersection of artistry and shallowness with the sharpness of the titular device in ‘Working For The Knife'”.