FKA Twigs


Thursday, November 21st, 2019

Rough Trade NYC

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Join us on Thursday, November 21st for an in-store signing by FKA Twigs in celebration of her latest album Magdalene, which comes out on 11/8.

Entry with purchase of Magdalene through this page.

1:00pm start*

MAGDALENE is the follow up to FKA twigs’ critically acclaimed Brit Award and Mercury Prize nominated debut LP1 (2014, Young Turks). Created in a period where her confidence was knocked following heartbreak and laparoscopic surgery, MAGDALENE is the sound of twigs reconfiguring, emotionally and physically. As she sings on ‘Mary Magdalene’, the album track that opened her highly-praised, sold-out live shows earlier in the year, “A woman’s time / A woman’s work / A woman’s time to embrace / She must put herself first”.

MAGDALENE is produced by FKA twigs and, as with LP1, the recording process has been directed by her at every stage. It was recorded between London, New York and Los Angeles over the last three years and, as previously reported, features major contributions from Nicolas Jaar alongside a host of other collaborators. MAGDALENE sees FKA twigs creating a whole new artistic universe and it is, without doubt, her most masterful work to date.

*Attendees will only be guaranteed a signed record if they arrive before 1:00pm having already ordered Magdalene. Anyone who arrives after 1:00pm, or did not pre-order Magdalene from this page will not be guaranteed entry.