Washed Out aka Ernest Greene announced his new album Paracosm yesterday via Subpop. To build on his mysterious vibe the announcement is paired with a trippy kaleidoscope teaser video which you can watch below.
The album title refers to the 50 instruments that will construct what Greene is calling the 'imaginary worlds that people create'. In addition Greene brought on Ben Allen who also produced Greene's last album Within and Without along with Animal Collective's Merriweather Post Pavilion. Paracosm's first single will be "It All Feels Right" which will accompanied by other tracks "All I Know", "Great Escape", "Weightless", "Don't Give Up" and "All Over Now".
Greene has also announced the following summer tour dates:
08-24 Monterey, CA - First City Festival
08-25 Los Angeles, CA - FYF Festival
08-31 Seattle, WA - Bumbershoot Festival
09-14 Detroit, MI - Laneway Festival
Watch a trailer for the album: