New Song: PJ Harvey’s “Black Hearted Love”
Hear the first leak from the brooding Brit's new album with sidekick John Parish!
There’s nothing like the dark, moody lyrics of Polly Jean Harvey to brighten your day… no, seriously.
“Black Hearted Love,” the opening track off A Woman A Man Walked By (out March 30), her collaboration with longtime producer John Parish, finds Harvey delivering the brooding, disturbing vocal beauty she’s know for: “When you call out my name in rapture / You call out my soul for murder / And you are my black hearted love,” Harvey shudders over screeching Sonic Youth-style guitars courtesy of Parish, who also sings backup on the album. It’s certainly a promising peek at the duo’s upcoming record.