So turns out the path to heavy, pure, tranmscendentalist desert stoner alt-rock nirvana runs through…Portugal?
It’s true, friends: Libson quartet Places Around the Sun delivers a riff treasure map — “X” marks the atmospheric riff sweet spot — on its self-titled third full-length due later this summer.
Check out an exclusive stream of the new track “Lost I Am Found” to whet that appetite.
“This was the first song we finished on the new album, we probably wrote the whole song in about an hour!” vocalist/guitarist António Santos tells Decibel. “We knew from the start that it should be a single, –we love the dance-y/latin vibe in it! … It’s the spark for the whole concept of the album, the first feeling of ‘What the hell is wrong with me?’ and not knowing where to turn and avoiding all the difficult challenges it comes with. It’s the prequel to our first single ‘Chasing Tails.'”