Photo by Steve Gulick
The word haunting gets thrown around a lot when it comes to music, but it is fitting for the latest from PJ Harvey. The legendary musician has released "I Inside the Old I Dying," a very lo-fi and beautiful sounding new single. The song is filled with melancholy, and Harvey's vocals are just exquisite on this one. That's despite the vocals being recorded in a way that Harvey sounds distant, almost from another realm. PJ Harvey has been blowing away audiences with some of the most interesting and unique music for three decades now, and it's amazing that she continues to do so while many of her peers or firmly on the nostalgia circuit.
PJ Harvey says of her new single:
You can watch the video for "I Inside the Old I Dying" below. I Inside the Old Year Dying is due out July 7 via Partisan Records, and is available for pre-order here. For more on PJ Harvey, check out the artist's website.