Kim Gordon Forms Glitterbust, Announces Debut Album

Sonic Youth rocker and Tomorrows Tulips' Alex Knost unveil guitar odyssey "The Highline"

Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon has teamed with Tomorrows Tulips' Alex Knost for Glitterbust, with the duo's self-titled debut LP due out next month Credit: Ilya S. Savenok/Getty, Carolina Faruolo/Corbis

Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon has teamed with Tomorrows Tulips' Alex Knost for a new project called Glitterbust, with the duo's self-titled debut LP due out March 4th on Burger Records. Glitterbust also unleashed the album's "The Highline," a nine-minute guitar odyssey that finds Gordon coolly singing over the droning riffs.

Glitterbust is available on double-black vinyl, double-clear vinyl and a cassette through Burger. The side project marks Gordon's first release since her Body/Head outfit dropped Coming Apart in 2013. However, the bassist did collaborate with Peaches and J. Mascis and published her memoir Girl in a Band in 2015.

"I was like, I want to write a book like Bob Dylan's Chronicles and just make stuff up," Gordon told Rolling Stone of her book. "I decided not to try and research and include everything. I didn't wanna overthink what I was gonna do. I know someone will one day write a good Sonic Youth book, but at the outset I said, 'This is not that.'"

Glitterbust Track List

1. "Soft Landing"
2. "Repetitive Differ"
3. "Erotic Resume"
4. "The Highline"
5. "Nude Economics"