His new album MITH is out on 21 September via Jagjaguwar
Artist and musician Lonnie Holley has announced a new album set for release via Jagjaguwar on 21 September. Titled MITH, the album was recorded over a five year period in various cities including Porto, Cottage Grove, New York and Atlanta. Contributions on the record come from Laraaji, Nelson Patton, the late producer Richard Swift, Sam Gendel, Shahzad Ismaily, Anna & Elizabeth, and Courtney Hartman.
In 2012 Holley released Just Before Music followed by 2013’s Keeping A Record Of It. MITH is described as a work of “concrete and tears; of dirt and blood; of injustice and hope” with a focus on American politics and movements such as Black Lives Matter. Watch the video for lead single, “I Woke Up In A Fucked-Up America”.