Earlier this week, the band announced the third EP. Back in March, they told fans that they’d be reimagining their 2018 album in a series of four parts released as separate EPs.
The first EP was Denial: Reimagined and then in May they dropped Anger: Reimagined. Each record contained three tracks, and is described as “an elaborate and eclectic reinterpretation of our most ambitious and important record to date,” by the band.
You can listen to both of those below.
Thn, they announced Bargaining: Reimagined teasing that fans will not be expecting the sound of the EP.
streaming everywhere this friday, august 23rd.
1. the reaper (reimagined)
2. the two tongues (reimagined)
3. the truth i’ll never tell (reimagined)
whatever you’re expecting, it’s not that. pic.twitter.com/vViB3trwkx
— As It Is (@ASITISofficial) August 19, 2019
Now, that EP is here and they were right — we had no idea what we were in for.
Bargaining: Reimagined shows the band totally transforming “The Reaper” into a jazzy-swing song. Then, on “The Two Tongues (Screaming Salvation)” they take on this Owl City-esque that is almost ambient. “The Truth I’ll Never Tell” goes
When the band shared the EP on Twitter for the first time, they told fans to “get (their) jazz hands out”.
get your jazz hands out.
— As It Is (@ASITISofficial) August 23, 2019
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