Bryce Avary, the man behind solo project the Rocket Summer, has announced a promising return with his forthcoming full-length album Zoetic, due out February 26. The record is his first since 2012's Life Will Write The Words.

We talked to Avary about what exactly “zoetic” means, his inspirations on the record and more. Check out our exclusive Q&A below.

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Avary is noted as an incredible multi-instrumentalist, famous for writing, producing and recording every song on his records. Are you looking forward to the return of the Rocket Summer? Let us know in the comments.

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