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Flux is the upcoming fourth studio album by Poppy. It will be released on September 24th, 2021.
Background and Conception
On December 29th, 2020, Poppy stated in an interview with Spin that her fourth album was "95 percent done". She revealed that she had written material for a new album over the previous five months, and recorded it with her touring band in Los Angeles a month prior. The album's sound was described by Poppy as having "a completely different sonic vibe" from I Disagree, and that it is "not like any other Poppy record you've heard". In an interview with Kerrang! on December 31st, 2020, Poppy stated that the album would "still [have] the influence of heavy music", but is "going to be left open to interpretation by the listener".
On July 30th, 2021, Poppy revealed the album's title, release date, artwork and tracklist, accompanying the release of its title track as a single.
Poppy first announced a tour to promote the album on August 2nd, 2021. Ticket presale began on August 4th, 2021, with general sale beginning on August 6th, 2021.
|1.||"Flux"||Poppy||Poppy, Simon Wilcox||Justin Meldal-Johnsen||5:00|
|2.||"Lessen the Damage"||Poppy||Poppy, Wilcox||Meldal-Johnsen||2:21|
|3.||"So Mean"||Poppy||Poppy, Chris Greatti||Meldal-Johnsen||2:56|
|4.||"On the Level"||Poppy||Poppy, Greatti||Meldal-Johnsen||3:25|
|5.||"Hysteria"||Poppy||Poppy, Wilcox, Meldal-Johnsen||Meldal-Johnsen||4:20|
|8.||"As Strange As It Seems"||Poppy||Poppy, Greatti||Meldal-Johnsen||4:05|
|9.||"Never Find My Place"||Poppy||Poppy, Greatti||Meldal-Johnsen||4:00|
"Her" was released to digital retailers through Sumerian Records along with its music video on June 30th, 2021, and served as the first single to the album. Poppy wrote the song and it was produced by Justin Meldal-Johnsen.
"Flux" was released to digital retailers through Sumerian Records along with its music video on July 30th, 2021, and served as the second single to the album. Poppy co-wrote the song with Simon Wilcox and it was produced by Justin Meldal-Johnsen.
"So Mean" was released to digital retailers through Sumerian Records along with its music video on August 25th, 2021, and served as the third single to the album. Poppy co-wrote the song with Chris Greatti and it was produced by Justin Meldal-Johnsen.
- The cover art was photographed by Frank Ockenfels 3.
- Poppy's backing band on the album consists of Nicolas Perez on guitar, Matt McJunkins on bass, Ralph Alexander on drums and Ted Gowans on keyboards.
- This is Poppy's shortest studio album to date, containing only nine tracks.
- The album originally was meant to only have eight tracks, but an additional nine, “Hysteria,” was added by suggestion of Justin Meldal-Johnsen.