The wonderful Alabama Shakes have given us am exclusive online stream of their second album, Sound and Color. The official release date for the album is April 20, which features their new single “Gimme All Your Love”, the song went down a blast during their recent live performance at Coachella Festival this past weekend. The album was co-produced by Blake Mils, who has also worked with other major stars of today such as, Lana Del Rey, and Norah Jones.
It has been three years between Alabama Shakes’ first album Boys & Girls which gained the band a Grammy Award nomination, and on their new work Sound and Color, lead singer Britany Howard justifies the length of the wait: “We took our time to write this record, and I’m really glad we did. We were able to sit down and think about what’s exciting to us. This record is full of genre-bending songs”. Now it’s finally here, so take a listen via NPR here.