Sonic Youth preps The Eternal for June release

Sonic YouthRather Ripped, As previously reportedMatador RecordsThe Eternal

Frontman Thurston Moore recently told Rolling Stone the band is looking forward to returning to the indie world again. “It feels great,” he says. “The last four or five records we did were just so compromised by that [major label] situation. But that’s the way it goes.”

The feeling is mutual. In a statement, Matador said, “the opportunity to work in partnership with a group who’ve made such an profound impact on our roster/hometown/collective consciousness was one to jump at.”

As for the record itself, Moore says its "replete with juicy supersonic songs!" Whatever you say, Thurston.

Related links:
News: Thurston Moore solo album set for September
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