Hear Allie X and Mitski Come Together on “Susie Save Your Love”

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Hear Allie X and Mitski Come Together on “Susie Save Your Love”

Canadian singer-songwriter with pop leanings Allie X released her album Cape God today, Feb. 21, featuring a collaboration with the indie-rock icon Mitski on the track “Susie Save Your Love.”

The track leans on drum and bass, with plenty of synth and a distinct pop leaning, despite the depressing lyrics about a woman named Susie and her inability to find reciprocated love. Allie X and Mitski’s vocals are almost too perfect of a match, but it makes for a solid track for dancing in your bedroom—whether you’re untroubled or forlorn.

While Mitski’s last album was 2018’s Be The Cowboy, a lovingly composed electro-pop album that featured the cultural resets “Nobody” and “Geyser,” she has still been working on music since. She penned the fast-paced, distorted single “Cop Car” for the horror film The Turning, which came out back in January.

In a July 2018 interview with Pitchfork, Mitski hinted at pursuing more collaborations in the future, especially because touring behind her own projects has been such a drain on her mental health: “I’m just trying to plant as many seeds of investment as possible,” she told the outlet. “I’m also looking ahead 10 or 15 years from now, when I maybe don’t want to tour as much.”

You can listen to “Susie Save Your Love” below, along with Mitski’s 2015 Daytrotter session, and stream Allie X’s album Cape God here. Check out Allie X’s upcoming tour dates further down, along with the album art for Cape God.


Allie X Tour Dates:

22 – San Diego, Calif. @ House of Blues, Voodoo Room
23 – Santa Ana, Calif. @ Observatory OC, Constellation Room
24 – San Francisco, Calif. @ Slim’s
26 – Portland, Ore. @ Holocene
27 – Vancouver, B.C. @ Venue Nightclub
28 – Seattle, Wash. @ The Sunset
31 – Chicago, Ill. @ Subterranean

01 – Detroit, Mich. @ The Shelter
02 – Toronto, Ont. @ The Phoenix Concert Theatre
04 – Montreal, Que. @ L’Astral
05 – Boston, Mass. @ Sonia
07 – Brooklyn, N.Y. @ Avant Gardner
08 – Philadelphia, Pa. @ The Black Box at Underground Arts
09 – Washington, D.C. @ U Street Music Hall
11 – Atlanta, Ga. @ Vinyl
12 – Nashville, Tenn. @ High Watt
15 – Austin, Texas @ The Parish
16 – Dallas, Texas @ House of Blues – Cambridge Room
18 – Denver, Colo. @ Marquis Theater
20 – Salt Lake City, Utah @ Kilby Court
22 – Phoenix, Ariz. @ The Rebel Lounge
23 – Los Angeles, Calif. @ The Fonda Theatre

28 – Milan, Italy @ Arci Ohibo
30 – Berlin, Germany @ Privat Club
31 – Cologne, Germany @ JAKI Club

01 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Melkweg Upstairs
03 – Paris, France @ Le Pop Up Du Label
04 – London, U.K. @ Heaven
06 – London, U.K. @ Mighty Hoopla Festival

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