“Writing this record and making it ourselves was about liberation from the parts of an industry that have protected abusers for way too long, and about saying fuck you to the people who have invalidated my and so many others’ experiences of abuse,” said bandleader Jessica Boudreaux.
“It’s really easy for people to condemn the government and figures we see on the news,” continued Jessica, “but those same people often fail when it comes to standing up to and calling out the people in their lives who are just as evil.”
Summer Cannibals’ fourth album ‘Can’t Tell Me No’, out July 2019 on Tiny Engines.
Guitarist/vocalist and bandleader Jessica Boudreaux chose to scrap an entire record that had been finished for over a year and start from scratch.
“We had to sacrifice an album we’d worked hard on so that someone abusive and manipulative couldn’t benefit from it,” says Boudreaux. “It was, in a matter of 24 hours, making the decision to start something new or let them win.”
See this fab attitude live at their shows.