Beach House Reveal Bloom Album Cover
By Evan Minsker and Jenn Pelly on March 20, 2012 at 10:00 a.m.
Following confirmation that Bloom, the new record from Beach House, will be out May 15 on Sub Pop, the band has today revealed the album's cover image (above). Sub Pop also announced its releases for Record Store Day, which is April 21, including a new Beach House single, "Lazuli" b/w "Equal Mind". The limited edition 7" release comes on blue vinyl, and its A-side is from Bloom.
For Record Store Day, the label will also issue a 12" EP from Shabazz Palaces, collecting tracks from the group's 2011 radio session at KEXP. The record will be issued in a limited edition of 2,000 on purple vinyl.
Also on Record Store Day, Sub Pop will issue a new Blitzen Trapper single, "Hey Joe" b/w "Skirts on Fire", as well as their latest label sampler, Terminal Sales Vol. 5: Mixed Nuts. It includes a mix of new, rare, and previously released tracks from Beach House, Shabazz Palaces, Memoryhouse, Father John Misty, Shearwater, feedtime, Spoek Mathambo, THEESatisfaction, Poor Moon, Retribution Gospel Choir, King Tuff, Jaill, Beachwood Sparks, Debo Band, Husky, and Niki & the Dove.
Check out Beach House's upcoming tour dates and the Bloom track "Myth", below, as well as the tracklisting and art for the Shabazz Palaces EP.
05-04 Charlottesville, VA - Jefferson Theatre
05-05 Carrboro, NC - Cat's Cradle
05-06 Charleston, SC - Music Farm
05-08 Miami Beach, FL - The Fillmore Miami Beach
05-09 Orlando, FL - Beacham Theater
05-10 Jacksonville, FL - Freebird Live
05-11 Birmingham, AL - The Bottletree
05-12 Athens, GA - The Georgia Theatre
05-13 Asheville, NC - The Orange Peel
05-23 Brighton, England - The Haunt
05-24 London, England - Village Underground
05-25 Kortrijk, Belgium - De Kreun
05-26 Amsterdam, Netherlands - Melkweg
05-27 Berlin, Germany - Volksbuhne
05-29 Paris, France - Maroquinerie
05-31 Düdingen, Switzerland - Bad Bonn Kilbi Festival
06-02 Barcelona, Spain - Primavera Festival
06-03 Montpellier, France - Le Rockstore
06-04 Bordeaux, France - Theatre Barbey
06-05 Nantes, France - Stereolux
06-06 Lyon, France - Epicrerie Moderne
06-07 Blarritz, France - L'Atabal
06-08-09 Porto, Portugal - Primavera Festival
07-23 New York, NY - Central Park SummerStage