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Birds Of Bellwoods Drop New Single And Announce Album Release

Photo Credit: Kate Dockeray

Toronto-based Birds of Bellwoods have released “Firsts (Over And Over Again)” which you might have heard in a popular ABC drama. The song is featured on the band’s 10-track Everything You Want. The new album is set for release on February 10th via MNRK Music Group.

Birds of Bellwoods worked with Grammy-winning producer Dave Schiffman on the project. He’s known for his work with Vampire Weekend, Haim, and others. The result is an album packed with harmony-rich radio-friendly alt-rock tunes.

…On Television

“Firsts” made its debut on an October 9th episode of ABCs The Rookie. As for the meaning behind the song, the band states it’s as much a poem as it is a song.

“It tells the story of a short relationship, from strangers to friends, friends to lovers, and lovers to strangers again, in two simple verses and a refrain.”

-Birds of Bellwoods

Everything You Want is the second full-length album for Birds of Bellwoods. Victoria made waves upon its release in 2018. The group consists of Stephen Joffe (vocals/mandolin), Adrian Morningstar (guitar/backing vocals), Chris Blades (guitar/synths/backing vocals), and Dylan Gowan (drums).

Joffe goes on to say that the new album is a “…celebration of anxiety. It’s shouting our hopes and our fears in a way that you can dance to. And everyone can say, yeah, I feel that too.”

You can connect with the band at their official website or follow along on Instagram and Twitter.

Tracklist: Everything You Want

  1. Sacrifice
  2. One By One
  3. Helen
  4. Played
  5. Let The Light In
  6. Figure It Out
  7. Just Wait
  8. Hideaway
  9. Videotape
  10. Firsts (Over And Over Again)

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