Check out “Solstice” from the group’s first album in seven years
The Antlers have announced their first album in seven years. Green to Gold, the follow-up to 2014’s Familiars, arrives March 26 via ANTI-. The new song “Solstice” follows “Wheels Roll Home” and “It Is What It Is” and it arrives with the third in a series of 10 videos directed by Derrick Belcham and Emily Terndrup for the new album.
“Most of the songs on Green to Gold are culled from conversations with my friends and my partner,” the band’s Peter Silberman said in a statement. “It’s less ambiguous about who’s speaking and who’s listening.” He continued:
I think the shift in tone is the result of getting older. It doesn’t make sense for me to try to tap into the same energy that I did ten or fifteen years ago, because I continue to grow as a person, as I’m sure our audience does too. Green to Gold is about this idea of gradual change. People changing over time, struggling to accept change in those they love, and struggling to change themselves. And yet despite all our difficulty with this, nature somehow makes it look easy.