Braids – Deep in the Iris

Braids found the forms in their vapor. On 2011’s Native Speaker and 2013’s Flourish // Perish, the Montreal-based group probed at experimental song structures inside an electronic murk. They prized feeling over detail; lead vocalist Raphaelle Standell-Preston sang lyrics that were vague enough to resist enclosing any situation in particular, words full of angst and dreamy restlessness that could slide over any emotional disquiet. Now, Braids release their third album, Deep in the Iris, and its scalloped edges glimmer with a new clarity.

Release Date
April 28, 2015
Arbutus Records
digital, vinyl, cd
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