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Fleet Foxes Announce Shore, First Album in Three Years

Album arrives with a companion art film in time for the autumnal equinox

Fleet Foxes will release their fourth album, Shore, alongside a 55-minute, Super-16mm companion art film by Los Angeles filmmaker Kersti Jan Werdal, on Tuesday at 6:31 am PST/9:31 am EST. The release will coincide with the autumnal equinox instead of for the standard “new music Friday” when albums traditionally release.

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Frontman Robin Pecknold dropped a hint on his Instagram account, via an IG video with footage of flowers backed with acoustic guitar strumming, and the word “Shore.” The post’s caption is “Tuesday.”

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Fleet Foxes released their last album, Crack-Up, in 2017. SPIN termed it a “successfully daring step forward.”  In August of this year, Pecknold performed a new song as part of a voter registration streaming event.


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