Comes on silver swirl 2LP vinyl. Also has alternative silver cover.
“When You See Yourself” is the captivating seventh studio album by American rock band Kings of Leon. Released in 2021, the album marks a confident and introspective chapter in the band’s discography, showcasing their evolution as musicians and their ability to craft dynamic, heartfelt rock music. The album opens with the atmospheric and reflective track “When You See Yourself, Are You Far Away,” setting the tone for the introspective journey that lies ahead. Throughout the album, Kings of Leon delve into themes of self-discovery, identity, and the complexities of human relationships. The lyrics touch upon introspection, vulnerability, and the search for meaning in a rapidly changing world.
The tracks on the album range from the poignant and melodic “Golden Restless Age” to the atmospheric and ethereal “Echoing.” Songs like “The Bandit” and “Stormy Weather” embody the band’s ability to create catchy, arena-ready rock anthems, while tracks such as “Fairytale” and “Supermarket” showcase a more introspective and contemplative side of their songwriting.
“When You See Yourself” is an album that rewards careful listening, with its nuanced lyrics and layered musical arrangements. The band’s introspective exploration is complemented by a sense of maturity and wisdom, as they navigate the challenges of personal growth and the passage of time.