Kevin Abstract Announces New Album ‘Blanket’

BROCKHAMPTON founder Kevin Abstract has announced his new album, Blanket, out November 3rd via Video Store/RCA Records. This marks his first solo LP since the band went on indefinite hiatus early last year.

Abstract teamed up with fellow BROCKHAMPTON member Romil Hemnani and multi-instrumentalist Jonah Abraham to record the album. Abstract reveals in a statement that many rock bands influenced the record.“I wanted to make, like, a Sunny Day Real Estate, Nirvana, Modest Mouse type of record,” he said. “But I wanted it to hit like a rap album.”

He also shared a video teaser of a song from the upcoming album called “Gum.” Listen to it below.

Pre-order Blanket here.

Recently, Abstract shared the title track from Blanket. Meanwhile, BROCKHAMPTON released their final album The Family last year. They followed it up with a companion piece titled TM, which was described as “a parting gift” for fans.


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Ashley Perez is a freelance music journalist based in Chicago. Her work has appeared on AXS, Chicago Innerview, New City, The Millions, and Illinois Entertainer. She also runs her own music blog at Radio Not Found. Some of her favorite bands include Nirvana, The Cure, Muse, Creeper, and Green Day.

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