Hear Abra’s Moody New Song “Bounty”

Carl Williott | December 22, 2016 11:19 am

For the second year in a row, Abra made our year-end list of the best alt-pop albums. And now just a few months after dropping that great Princess EP, she has shared a new one-off track — perhaps to celebrate the news that she’ll make her acting debut in Assassination Nation next year.

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“Bounty” is vaporous and moody, with Abra’s voice layered under horror movie synths and a sparse drum machine beat. Throw in its central stalking theme, and the whole thing finds her living up to her Darkwave Duchess nickname.

Hear it below.