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Active Bird Community Announce New LP 'Amends', Share Video For First Single Unwind With Me

Thursday, 14 June 2018 Written by Laura Johnson

Photo: Eleanor Petry

Active Bird Community have announced a new album.

'Amends', their debut release for Barsuk Records, will arrive on October 26. Head below to check out the video for its first single, Unwind With Me. Speaking about it, singer and guitarist Tom D’Agustino said:

"I don’t think I realised until after the song was finished that it sort of felt like I was putting myself on trial. It was finished during a pretty confusing time in my life, my relationship was ending right around the time I had gotten sick with shingles. It became clear that my life wasn’t going in the right direction or any direction really, and that left me feeling guilty and ashamed. ‘Unwind With Me’ was sort of like declaring bankruptcy on myself - I’m gonna unravel everything so I can get back to some sort of starting line. I think I also realised that in that decision or that outlook, I felt like I could take back some control. It’s my choice to tear everything down and rebuild, and even if it hurts, it’s alright because I’m moving forward, I’m willing a change..."

'Amends' tracklist:

1. Amends
2. Holier
3. Sweaty Lake
4. Unwind With Me
5. Baby It's You
6. Virginia
7. Blame
8. Downstairs
9. Metrics
10. Silver Screen
11. Lighthouse

Prior to the record's release, the band will tour North America this fall. Check the post below for dates.





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