Although this is Thundercat’s first record of the year, he’s had a strong 2015, contributing to both Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly and Kamasi Washington’s The Epic.
Washington features on this album, titled The Beyond / Where The Giants Roam, as does regular collaborator Flying Lotus, Herbie Hancock, Miguel Atwood-Ferguson and Mono/Poly.
Stream the first taste of the album below; it will be released through Brainfeeder on June 22. Revisit our interview with Thundercat.
1. Hard Times
2. Song for the Dead
3. Them Changes
4. Lone Wolf and Cub
5. That Moment
6. Where the Giants Roam / Field of the Nephilim
Update: Stream the album in full via Spotify: