Hurray for the Riff Raff, the Americana band led by singer-songwriter Alynda Segarra, has announced the release of their new album and has shared a new song from it.
The new album, entitled “Life on Earth,” is set to be released on February 18, 2022. This will be the band’s first album release since 2017’s “The Navigator,” which received critical acclaim and showcased Segarra’s powerful songwriting and soulful vocals.
To give fans a taste of what to expect from the new album, Hurray for the Riff Raff has released a new single, “Pointed at the Sun.” The song is an uplifting and anthemic track that showcases Segarra’s poignant lyricism and the band’s unique blend of folk, blues, and country influences.
In a press release, Segarra described “Pointed at the Sun” as a song about “finding hope in dark times and standing up against injustice.” The song’s message is timely and resonates with the band’s commitment to addressing social and political issues through their music.
Hurray for the Riff Raff has always used their platform to advocate for marginalized communities and to raise awareness about social justice issues. With “Life on Earth,” the band continues to explore these themes and to offer a message of hope and resilience in the face of adversity.
The new album promises to be a powerful and introspective collection of songs that reflects the band’s growth and evolution as artists. Segarra’s songwriting is known for its emotional depth and raw honesty, and “Life on Earth” is sure to showcase her talents as a storyteller and poet.
In addition to the announcement of the new album and the release of “Pointed at the Sun,” Hurray for the Riff Raff has also revealed plans for a North American tour in support of the new record. Fans can expect to hear the band’s new songs performed live, along with fan favorites from their previous albums.
With its powerful message and infectious melodies, “Life on Earth” is shaping up to be one of the most highly anticipated releases of 2022. Hurray for the Riff Raff continues to prove themselves as a force to be reckoned with in the Americana music scene, and their latest album is sure to further solidify their reputation as one of the most compelling bands in the genre. Fans of the band and new listeners alike can look forward to experiencing the raw emotion and musical prowess that Hurray for the Riff Raff has become known for.