Flock Of Dimes – “Semaphore”

A couple of weeks ago, Wye Oak’s Jenn Wasner announced that she would be releasing her first ever full-length under the name Flock Of Dimes, the solo project that she’s been using to put out great experimental bedroom-pop for the past few years. The announcement came accompanied by a short snippet of new music, and now she’s blessed us with a whole new track. “Semaphore” is the first single from the upcoming If You See Me, Say Yes, which was produced by Wasner herself with some help from Mickey Freeland and Aaron Roche and mixed by indie producer extraordinaire John Congleton, and it’s an expertly constructed, deceptively groovy song that Wasner says is about “communication over great distances — both literal, physical distance and the infinite space that exists between even the closest of people.” Hear it below, and check out the album’s tracklist and Wasner’s upcoming tour dates while you’re at it.

Tracklisting:

01 “Sometimes It Is Right…”
02 “Birthplace”
03 “The Joke”
04 “Everything Is Happening Today”
05 “Semaphore”
06 “Ida Glow”
07 “Flight”
08 “Apparition”
09 “Given/Electric Life”
10 “Minor Justice”
11 “You, The Vatican”
12 “…To Have No Answer”

Tour dates:

10/14 Santa Fe, NM @ Meow Wolf
10/15 Tucson, AZ @ 191 Toole
10/16 San Diego, CA @ Soda Bar
10/17 Los Angeles, CA @ Bootleg Theater
10/18 San Francisco, CA @ Bottom of the Hill
10/20 Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge
10/21 Vancouver, BC @ The Cobalt
10/22 Seattle, WA @ Barboza
10/25 Minneapolis, MN @ 7th St. Entry
10/26 Chicago, IL @ Schubas
10/28 Toronto, ON @ The Drake
10/29 Montreal, QC @ Bar Le Ritz PDB
10/30 Allston, MA @ Great Scott
11/01 Philadelphia, PA @ Johnny Brenda’s
11/02 Brooklyn, NY @ Rough Trade NYC
11/04 Washington, DC @ U Street Music Hall
11/05 Carrboro, NC @ Cat’s Cradle
11/06 Asheville, NC @ The Mothlight
11/08 Nashville, TN @ The High Watt
11/09 Atlanta, GA @ The Earl
11/11 Dallas, TX @ Three Links
11/12 Austin, TX @ 3TEN ACL Live

If You See Me, Say Yes is out 9/23 via Partisan Records.