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Burial announces new EP, 'Antidawn', on Hyperdub

Comprised of five tracks, it's out in January

Burial announces new EP, 'Antidawn', on Hyperdub
Burial announces new EP, 'Antidawn', on Hyperdub

Burial has a new EP on the way through Hyperdub.

Comprised of five tracks, 'Antidawn' is the UK producer's first release for the label since December 2020's two-tracker 'Chemz / Dolphinz'. No music has yet been made available from the new release.

A press release accompanying the new EP's announcement says: "'Antidawn' reduces Burial's music to just the vapours. The record explores an interzone between dislocated, patchwork songwriting and eerie, open-world, game space ambience.

"In the resulting no man's land, lyrics take precedence over song, lonely phrases colour the haze, a stark and fragmented structure makes time slow down. 'Antidawn' seems to tell a story of a wintertime city, and something beckoning you to follow it into the night."

The EP will first be released digitally on 6th January, ahead of a vinyl and CD release on 28th January. Pre-order it via Bandcamp here, and find the EP artwork below.

This is Burial's first record since the Keysound-released split EP with Blackdown, 'Shock Power Of Love', which came out in April.