Mega Bog Shares Gorgeous New Single 'Diary Of A Rose' : All Songs Considered The multi-instrumentalist Erin Birgy announces her new album Dolphine, out June 28.
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Mega Bog Shares Gorgeous New Single 'Diary Of A Rose'

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Mega Bog
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Recording as Mega Bog for the past decade, multi-instrumentalist Erin Birgy creates prismatic avant-pop that balances warbling melodies with unexpected bursts of frenetic energy. For the forthcoming Dolphine, "Diary Of A Rose" is a lush representation of Birgy's ability to evoke warmth and nostalgia while keeping her gaze to the future. The album was recorded and mixed by James Krivchenia of Big Thief.

In a statement to NPR, Birgy shares that the track "is a collage of images, melodies, and notions inspired by family, friends, and ancestors, created in a moment where, to be near any of them, I had to call to them from inside. The song was born in a moment free of time, all at once was all my love, recognizing the mystical power we all have to help each other live forever, and let it go again."

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Dolphine is available June 28 via Paradise of Bachelors.