AURORA has shared a brand new blissful single titled ‘Your Blood’. Test it out under.
Shared at this time (November 8), the monitor is the Norwegian alt-pop singer’s first new music since she launched her chart-topping third album ‘The Gods We Can Touch’, and sees her ship some cathartic vocals alongside some synth-infused instrumentals.
‘Your Blood’, co-written, produced and recorded by Chris Greatti (Woman Gaga, Willow, Yungblud, Grimes), finds AURORA shedding mild on the great thing about the human soul in all its kinds – celebrating it for its vulnerability, feelings and flaws. It is also described in a press launch as a monitor that “marks a new era” for the singer and opens her as much as “another chapter in her ever-evolving” discography.
Discussing the brand new single, AURORA stated: “The world is always bleeding. And you never know what is going on under people’s skin. I think it’s only when we reach out to each other, that we understand what compassion and beauty we are capable of as human beings.”
She continued, including: “Even if we can’t understand what people are going through: we should still try. If we don’t, what is a life truly worth? Sometimes addressing the pain, your own, or the pain of the world hurts so much it feels like dying. But in truth, I believe it is then we are born. Your blood. My blood. Our blood.”
The brand new track comes after AURORA shared particulars of her first guide, The Gods We Can Contact.
Set for launch on November 16 by way of Decca Data & Faber Music, the undertaking has already been a success with followers, with signed copies promoting out in beneath an hour and the printing press having to be relaunched to fulfill calls for. You’ll be able to pre-order the guide right here.
‘Your Blood’ additionally comes alongside the announcement that AURORA shall be taking part in a collection of dwell exhibits throughout her native Norway.
Set to kick off in spring 2024, the tour will include eight dates throughout the nation and kick off on March 3 with a gap date in Hamar. From there, the singer will make stops in Bergen, Trondheim and Stavanger, earlier than closing the tour with two back-to-back exhibits in Oslo.
Tickets for the Norwegian tour go on sale this Friday (November 10) and might be discovered right here. Take a look at the complete listing of tour dates under.
2024 Aurora Tour Dates are:
3 – Hamar Kulturhus, Hamar
7 – Røkeriet, USF Verftet, Bergen
8 – Røkeriet, USF Verftet, Bergen
13 – Byscenen, Trondheim
14 – Byscenen, Trondheim
16 – Stavanger Konserthus, Stavanger
22 – Sentrum Scene, Oslo
23 – Sentrum Scene, Oslo
AURORA’s forthcoming dwell exhibits comply with on from a busy yr of touring all through 2022 and 2023. This included a sold-out present on the O2 Academy Brixton, adopted by worldwide dates for her ‘The Gods We Can Touch’ tour.
This summer season, she additionally headlined Norway’s Øya Pageant alongside Florence + The Machine and Gorillaz, and joined the star-studded line-up at BST Hyde Park, alongside the likes of the legendary Duran Duran and Nile Rodgers.
AURORA’s third album ‘The Gods We Can Touch’ obtained a four-star evaluate from NME, which stated that the album was “loaded with AURORA’s idiosyncratic quirks and enchanting notions, but it’s never purely a slave to whimsy”, calling the report AURORA’s most full effort to this point.
Talking with NME final yr, the alt-pop star additionally recalled what it was prefer to see a brand new wave of followers due to platforms similar to TikTok.
“I haven’t really thought about it,” she stated. “Once I had more than just my mother as a fan, it’s all kind of been a mush. I feel that if you find my music, then there’s a reason. You may need it.”
“I’m happy for all of those people and myself,” she added. “A connection has been made, and that’s a very touching thing. Imagine how scary it is to let something into your heart, let something touch it and even make it cry. I’m honoured by that.”