Nick Zinner, guitarist and songwriter for Grammy-nominated rock band Yeah Yeah Yeahs, has announced the official release of the album41 Strings, out on July 1st via Chaikin Records. According to the press release, it is a long term project fusing rock, classical and pop elements. Originally commissioned for an Earth Day event in 2011 and drawing its inspiration from the cycle of the four seasons, the project has featured members of Patti Smith’s band, Noveller, TV on the Radio, Interpol, Iggy Pop, Boredoms, Gang Gang Dance, Florence & The Machine, Royal Trux and many more.

Check the first excerpt “Fall“.