PJ Harvey Unveils Details of Her New Album ‘The Hope Six Demolition Project’
As promised earlier this week, British alternative icon PJ Harvey has officially announced her upcoming album, The Hope Six Demolition Project. Her first album since 2011’s Let England Shake, it’ll drop April 15 via Vagrant.
While making the album (and her poetry book The Hollow of the Hand), Harvey traveled to Kosovo, Afghanistan, and Washington D.C. with photographer-filmmaker Seamus Murphy and recorded the album in public as part of an art exhibit in London. She debuted 10 new songs as part of a multimedia show with Murphy.
1. The Community of Hope
2. The Ministry of Defence
3. A Line in the Sand
4. Chain of Keys
5. River Anacostia
6. Near the Memorials to Vietnam and Lincoln
7. The Orange Monkey
9. The Ministry of Social Affairs
10. The Wheel
11. Dollar, Dollar
Harvey is also among the acts announced for this summer’s Primavera Sound in Spain, alongside Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem, Sigur Ros and Animal Collective.
Check out a teaser for The Hope Six Demolition Project below. You can pre-order it now.