On Crushing, Julia Jacklin Leaves Her Lover for Herself

Crushing pays special attention to the experience of being a woman, exploring the ways that the female body can feel like a cage and means of escape.

Julia Jacklin - Body (Official Music Video)

Writing her sophomore album Crushing made Julia Jacklin realize "how not very special" she is. "Everyone has experienced this in some way or another," she told NPR, "which is really nice to feel." In some ways, Crushing (released yesterday) is a standard breakup album, with each of its eleven tracks traversing the intimacies of a disintegrating relationship.

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PREMIERE | New video from TENTS

Unintentional symbolism makes for a heartfelt video

"In many ways the record is symbolic for us. It represents us going the extra mile as a band."

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