The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach Releases Psychedelic ‘Outta My Mind’ as the Arcs
Off 'Yours, Dreamily,' the forthcoming debut LP from his Grateful Dead-informed side project
The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach has struck out on his own before, both as a solo artist and as a producer, and in April he promised another venture as the Arcs. Earlier this month he shared “Stay in My Corner” b/w “Tomato Can” in conjunction with the Manny Pacquiao/Floyd Mayweather showdown; now he’s delivered on his promise to be “extra weird” with new track “Outta My Mind.” “Good morning, children — welcome to school,” it begins, before Auerbach launches into a barrage of deliciously reverbed, strung-out riffs. Listen here.