Album: Fleet Foxes Release Details of ‘Helplessness Blues’
Seattle’s Fleet Foxes have announced that they will release their second album, ‘Helplessness Blues’, this April 29th on Sub Pop through Inertia.
‘Helplessness Blues’ will be the highly anticipated follow up to their outstanding 2008 self-titled debut. To celebrate its release the band are giving away a free download of the title track which you can grab here.
The group rose to prominence in 2008 after signing with the legendary Seattle imprint, Sub Pop. The band’s popularity quickly rose and their debut album “Fleet Foxes” was received with praise from media giants Pitchfork, The Guardian and Mojo.
Recorded over the course of a year at Avast Recording (Soundgarden, Death Cab For Cutie), Bear Creek Studios (Gossip, The Mountain Goats), Reciprocal Recording (Nirvana, Green River), and Dreamland Studios, the five-piece chose to once again team up with the producer of their debut album, Phil Ek (The Shins, Les Savy Fav, Band Of Horses).
‘Helpnessness Blues’ will be out 29th April 2011 on Sub Pop through Inertia.