Fresh on the heels of their 2011 debut, Native Speaker, Braids announced details of their new record and a 12" single featuring two album tracks. The sophomore release, titled Flourish // Perish, is due August 20 on Arbutus/Full Time Hobby/Flemish Eye.

Braids have already shared album track 'Amends', with its more electronic/dance feel, and now the Montreal art rock band give us the chance to hear the LP’s first single, In Kind. These two tracks will appear on the aforementioned 12” vinyl along with two other exclusive tracks. The single drops June 11and is available for pre-order now.