Listen Ethel Cain shares new single ‘American Teenager’

Her debut album lands next month.

Ahead of the release of her debut album ‘Preacher’s Daughter’ on 12th May, Ethel Cain is sharing the final single ‘American Teenager’.

“Growing up I was surrounded by visions of Nascar, rock’n’roll, and being the one who would change everything,” Ethel explains. “They make you think it’s all achievable and that if nothing else, you should at least die trying. What they don’t tell you is that you need your neighbor more than your country needs you. I wrote this song as an expression of my frustration with all the things the ‘American Teenager’ is supposed to be but never had any real chance of becoming.”

Have a listen below.

‘Preacher’s Daughter’ Tracklisting:
1. Family Tree (Intro)
2. American Teenager
3. A House in Nebraska
4. Western Nights
5. Family Tree
6. Hard Times
7. Thoroughfare
8. Gibson Girl
9. Ptolemaea
10. August Underground
11. Televangelism
12. Sun Bleached Flies
13. Strangers

See Ethel Cain live at the following dates:

JULY
14 – Bloomington, IN – The Bishop
15 – Chicago, IL – Pitchfork Festival
18 – Detroit, MI – El Club
19 – Toronto, ON – Horseshoe
20 – Montreal, QC – Le Ritz PDB
22 – Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
23 – Philadelphia, PA – Johnny Brendas
24 – Washington, DC – Union Stage
27 – Richmond, VA – Richmond Music Hall
28 – Asheville, NC – The Grey Eagle
30 – Gainesville, FL – High Dive
31 – Tallahassee, FL – 926 Bar

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Change, escape and identity are not easy things to navigate, and ‘Preacher’s Daughter’ is the dark, unsettling, sprawling beauty that comes out of it.