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Former Ghosts Feat. Nika Roza Danilova (Zola Jesus), Jamie Stewart (Xiu Xiu) & Yasmine Kittles (Tearist) Releasing Split with Funeral Advantage on April 14 via The Native Sound

March 8, 2015

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Former Ghosts Feat. Freddy Rupert, Nika Roza Danilova (Zola Jesus), Jamie Stewart (Xiu Xiu) & Yasmine Kittles (Tearist) Releasing Split with Funeral Advantage on April 14 via The Native Sound
Track Premieres on Self-Titled Mag

“Past Selves”, a new track from Former Ghosts (featuring Nika Roza Danilova of Zola JesusXiu Xiu’s Jamie Stewart and Yasmine Kittles of Tearist ) is premiering today on Self Titled Mag.

The track appears on their upcoming split with Funeral Advantage which is available for pre-order now via The Native Sound and out on April 14.

Former Ghosts mastermind Freddy Rupert tells Self-Titled, “The two songs on this split 7″ are the final Former Ghosts songs. A lot of things I work on often deal with my mother’s death and the affect it had on my life and this song goes into that as well. Nika from Zola Jesus and Jamie from Xiu Xiu both contributed to this track and I am very honored to work alongside them.”

The split is available as a digital EP, and a limited edition 7″ pressed on Translucent Red and Black vinyl variants. All purchases include an digital download of the release delivered to your inbox on the release date.

The split is also available in a Starter Pack including Funeral Advantage’s past releases, and in subscription with the rest of the Native Sound 2015 Spring Split 7″ Series

Track Listing

Last Hour’s Bow (ft. Yasmine Kittles of Tearist)

Past Selves (ft. Nika Roza Danilova of Zola Jesus)

Wedding

I Know Him

Pressing Information

Test Press – 20

Translucent Red – 100

Black – 200

Former Ghosts was Freddy Ruppert in collaboration with Nika Roza Danilova (Zola Jesus), Jamie Stewart (Xiu Xiu) and Yasmine Kittles (Tearist). Two full-length albums, a handful of tours, and six years since the project’s inception, Freddy has decided to put an end to the band with two final songs – “Last Hour’s Bow” and “Past Selves”. Presented in the form of a 7″ Split/ Digital EP with Funeral Advantage – the lo-fi dream-pop project of Tyler Kershaw, a close friend of Ruppert’s – these two songs mark an end to the dark and oftentimes emotionally draining, experimental synth-pop Former Ghosts had become known for.

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