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Purity Ring – Asido | New Music

 

Purity Ring are currently composing their third studio album but, in the mean time, they have generously released a new song titled “Asido” as a “thank you for both your kindness and your patience” (full Instagram post here).

 

Today also marks the fifth anniversary of the band’s debut album, Shrines.

 

In true Purity Ring-style, the song is dreamy and alluring, with a host of abstract images woven into the lyrics to keep listeners intrigued: “How my tongue dried into the dust / How my skin willed a lie / Drill a hole into the field / Just the size of my thigh”.

 

Of the song, vocalist Megan James says: “I imagine a tractor digging graves, I imagine crying blood, and I imagine eggs being swept away in it”. I don’t really know what that means, but I’m into it.

 

The fifth replay feels as fresh as the first, thanks to the stunning melody and pure sound of James’ voice; listen to the track below whilst enjoying beautiful visuals from Tallulah Fontaine:

 

 

#Peace.Love.Asido

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Shanade McConney

Shanade McConney

A keen writer with a BA in Creative Writing and a strong passion for rock and electronic, Shanade is eager to combine writing with her love for music. In 2004, she attended Reading Festival (affectionately dubbed 'Reading Rock' as a teen) and has been a fan of live shows ever since. Music inspires her, whether it's writing about it or listening to it as she writes.
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