Philadelphia-based punk band Mannequin Pussy has recently announced the release of their highly anticipated new album, titled “I Got Heaven.” Accompanying this exciting news, the group has also shared a new song entitled “Control,” offering fans a taste of what’s to come on the upcoming record.
Known for their fierce and unapologetic punk sound, Mannequin Pussy has been making waves in the underground music scene since the release of their debut album “Gypsy Pervert” in 2014. With each subsequent release, the band has continued to impress critics and fans alike with their raw energy and thought-provoking lyrics.
“I Got Heaven” marks the band’s third full-length album, and it is set to be released on June 25th via Epitaph Records. With this latest offering, Mannequin Pussy explores themes of self-discovery, growth, and the search for meaning in a chaotic world. Vocalist and guitarist Marisa Dabice describes the album as “a manifestation of realizing who you are and searching for who you want to become.”
The album’s first single, “Control,” is an explosive and cathartic track that showcases the band’s unyielding intensity. With the combination of Dabice’s impassioned vocals, intricate guitar work, and pounding drums, the song serves as a testament to Mannequin Pussy’s ability to create a sonic assault that demands attention.
Lyrically, “Control” delves into themes of agency and the desire to break free from societal expectations. Dabice’s defiant cries of “I’m taking control,” serve as a rallying cry for anyone feeling trapped in their circumstances, urging listeners to reclaim their autonomy and forge their own paths.
Throughout their career, Mannequin Pussy has proven to be a force to be reckoned with, and “I Got Heaven” promises to be another milestone in their musical journey. The band’s ability to combine gritty punk foundations with infectious melodies and introspective lyrics has garnered them a devoted fanbase and critical acclaim.
As anticipation builds for the release of “I Got Heaven,” fans can expect more emotional depth, blistering riffs, and captivating performances from Mannequin Pussy. The band’s fearless exploration of personal and societal struggles is sure to resonate with listeners, offering solace and empowerment in a world that often feels overwhelming.
With their latest album, Mannequin Pussy continues to solidify their position as one of punk rock’s most exciting and important voices. “I Got Heaven” will undoubtedly showcase their growth as musicians and lyricists while staying true to their fierce and unapologetic punk roots. As listeners eagerly await the release, “Control” serves as an enticing teaser, leaving no doubt that Mannequin Pussy’s forthcoming album will be worth the wait.