Baths announces new album Obsidian, listen to 'Miasma Sky'
Will Wiesenfeld, aka Baths, has announced his new album will be released this this May via Anticon.
The follow-up to 2010's Cerulean is titled Obsidian, and will be released on May 28th. The first cut from the album, 'Miasma Sky', can be heard in all its video game-esque quality below.
- 1. Worsening
- 2. Miasma Sky
- 3. Ironworks
- 4. Ossuary
- 5. Incompatible
- 6. No Eyes
- 7. Phaedra
- 8. No Past Lives
- 9. Earth Death
- 10. Inter
Last month the readers of The 405 chose Cerulean by Baths as their favourite album of 2010 (here). Following that, we decided to catch up with Will 'Baths' Wiesenfeld to find out how he felt about receiving that accolade and to find out a little bit more about this amazing record. In your own words, what is Cerulean about? It's not necessarily about something, but there are some consistent themes running through the album... water, in particular. Maybe Isolation. Lyrically... (continued) [read more]
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Our favourite Anticon dweller, Baths is set to return to the UK this April/May. It's part of a big European tour he's doing - full dates below. 5th April - TOURCOING, France - Super! Mon Amour @ Le Grand Mix 6th April - NANTES, France - Super! Mon Amour @ O'lympic 7th April - France - Super! Mon Amour @ La Gaite Lyrique 9th April - LUXEMBOURG The Out of The Crowd Festival 13th April - LIEGE, Brussels - Lan Vert 14th April - ANTWERP, Brussels - Trix 15th April - BELGIUM, B... (continued) [read more]
The song has a chorus hook worthy of the grandiosity, but Will Wiesenfeld plays his tricks close his chest. [read more]