IV, the new album from Blackfield is out now. For the album, Aviv Geffen is joined by long-time collaborator Steven Wilson alongside other special guests Brett Anderson (Suede), Jonathan Donahue (Mercury Rev) and Vincent Cavanagh (Anathema).
Samples of the tracks featuring Anderson and Cavanagh are streaming on the album mini-site which also features a lyric video for the single ‘Sense Of Insanity’, a video interview with Aviv, downloads and more. More info on the album plus an extended video interview can also be found on the official band website which has recently been re-launched at www.blackfieldmusic.com
Blackfield was started by Aviv and Steven in 2001 and have previously released the critically acclaimed albums Blackfield (2004), Blackfield II (2007) and 2011’s Welcome To My DNA. Since Welcome To My DNA, Geffen’s profile has continued to rise and Aviv has worked with legendary producers Tony Visconti and Trevor Horn, played live with U2 and Placebo, and has been a judge on the Israeli TV show, The Voice.
Aviv contributed the writing and vocals on Blackfield IV, with Steven Wilson – who also mixed the album – adding guitar and vocal parts.