…And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead have announced their first album in two years. The record, titled XI: Bleed Here Now, is out July 15 via Dine Alone. The first two singles from the LP are “No Confidence” and “Salt in Your Eyes,” and you can hear them below.
Trail of Dead co-founders Conrad Keely and Jason Reece produced XI: Bleed Here Now with Charles Godfrey, who co-produced the band’s 2020 album X: The Godless Void and Other Stories. On the new album, Keely sang, played guitar, keyboards, and piano, and provided programming. Reece also contributed vocals, as well as drums and guitar. Additional XI contributors include Alec Padron, Ben Redman, A.J. Vincent, and John Dowey, as well as Amanda Palmer and Spoon’s Britt Daniel.
Read the Sunday Review of …And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead’s sophomore album Madonna.