Bon Iver has shared tracks from their forthcoming ‘i,i’ studio album at a moderate price this morning. After previously sharing 4 songs from the 13-track LP in batches of two, the most recent flood options eight extra as of press time. ‘i,i’ is formally due out on August 30 through Jagjaguwar. The flood began with “iMi,” the second track on the album.
An hour later, Bon Iver unveiled “We,” the third track on the album. Sixty minutes later and out got here “Holyfields,” the LP’s fourth monitor. i, i’s fifth and sixth tracks had already been launched, so subsequent up was “Naeem,” the seventh monitor from Bon Iver’s forthcoming album.
The subsequent track shared by the group was “Marion,” the 10th monitor from i,i following the beforehand shared tracks quantity eight (“Jelmore”) and 9 (“Faith”), after which dropped “Salem,” “Sh’Diah” and “RABi.” As for press time, solely the album’s first has but to be launched.
i,i is Bon Iver’s fourth LP and completes a cycle of the records which are inspired by seasons. “From the winter of For Emma, Forever Ago came the frenetic spring of Bon Iver, Bon Iver, and the unhinged summer of 22, A Million. Now, fall arrives early with i,i,” famous an announcement when the forthcoming album was introduced.
“It feels very much like the most adult record, the most complete,” defined mastermind Justin Vernon in an announcement about i,i. “It feels like when you get through all this life when the sun starts to set, and what happens is you start gaining perspective. And then you can put that perspective into more honest, generous work.”
Work on i,i started in Wisconsin at April Base and finally moved to West Texas’ Sonic Ranch. Vernon was joined by musicians Sean Carey, Matt McCaughan, Andrew Fitzpatrick and Mike Lewis with Jenn Wasner and Rob Moose because of the core band on the LP. James Blake, Brad, and Phil Cook, Aaron and Bryce Dessner, Bruce Hornsby, Channy Leaneagh, Naeem, Velvet Negroni, Marta Salogni, Francis Starlite, Moses Sumney, and TU Dance are amongst contributors to i,i.