Arca announces new self-titled album, shares “Piel” — listen

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Arca // Photo by David Brendan Hall

    Photo by David Brendan Hall

    On April 7th, Venezuelan producer Arca will return with a new self-titled album. His first release for XL Recordings, it serves as his third overall and follows Mutant, one of the best full-lengths of 2015, and last summer’s Entrañas mixtape. It also comes after a collaboration with Frank Ocean and a dazzling set at Houston’s Day For Night Festival.

    Arca the album collects together 13 songs, including Entrañas cut “Sin Rumbo” and the newly unveiled lead single “Piel”. Stream the ambient track down below.

    For the album’s artwork, the Kanye West and Björk beatmaker reunited with artist Jesse Kanda. See the bold image below, followed by the full tracklist.


    Arca Artwork:


    Arca Tracklist:
    01. Piel
    02. Anoche
    03. Saunter
    04. Urchin
    05. Reverie
    06. Castration
    07. Sin Rumbo
    08. Coraje
    09. Whip
    10. Desafío
    11. Fugaces
    12. Miel
    13. Child