by / February 7th, 2011 /

Listen to PJ Harvey’s new album Let England Shake now

PJ Harvey’s Let England Shake can now be heard via a stream at NPR. The album is released in Ireland this Friday. Look out for the State review this week.

Last week, NME conducted a rare video interview with the singer.

PJ Harvey discusses the making of her new album ‘Let England Shake’, including her first forays into political songwriting, and how she’s learned to “deal with the world in song”

Harvey discusses Iraq, Afghanistan, nature and “cycles of conflict” as she talks us through her new album ‘Let England Shake’, and reveals how history books and contemporary blogs alike inspired her.