Figurines – “New Colors” (Stereogum Premiere)

Denmark’s Figurines are back with their first new record in four years. This one is self-titled, which references the band’s near breakdown and breakup after touring their last album, 2007’s When The Deer Wore Blue. “New Colors” is the first single, and from the start you’ll notice a sort of uneasiness about it — from the slightly dissonant synth opening, to the bending, watery guitar and the nervous quiver in Christian Hjelm’s voice. Listen:

Figurines – “New Colors”

Figurines is out 4/12 via The Control Group. The “New Colors” single will be available via iTunes starting tomorrow.

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