‘Tristeza’ is the new Resplandor’s album produced and mixed by Robin Guthrie, founderand composer of the mythical band Cocteau Twins, who also produced and mixed Resplandor previous album, ‘Pleamar’ and has been mastered by Simon Scott of Slowdive, who also collaborated by mixing the album’s closing song Feel.
In 2018, the band performed different gigs, being part of the VMF Festival playing with MGMT, Warpaint, among others. On May 18, 2017, after a four-year hiatus, the band returned to the stage, playing with Slowdive in Lima. In the fall of that year, Resplandor played in Madrid, Paris,and Berlin as part of the Berlin Shoegazer Festival.
The album release date is April 22, 2022 via Resplandor’s own label, Automatic, onlimited edition vinyl, gatefold LP of 500 hand-numbered copies on 180 gram heavy vinylin transparent blue, marbled and black. Pressed in the Netherlands by Deepgrooves.The CD edition is released by Reptile Music (Germany) and include a bonus track. Resplandor will present the new album in June at the Grauzone Festival in The Haguefollowed by a European tour in September and October.
Lyrics by Antonio Zelada
Produced and mixed by Robin Guthrie
Mastered by Simon Scott at SPS Mastering
Artwork by Puck Verheul
Vinyl and digital release by Automatic
CD release by Reptile Music