chloe moriondo Bites Back With "Hell Hounds" and ‘Blood Bunny Deluxe’
Photo: Syd Ostrander
chloe moriondo is at the cutting edge of a total hyperpop-punk transformation. Originally sharing covers on YouTube back in 2014, moriondo has catalyzed a career using their real life to inspire their craft and connect with audiences around the world. Working with Public Consumption/Fueled By Ramen, moriondo released their acclaimed sophomore album Blood Bunny in 2021, which landed them on both Billboard's and The New York Times' ‘The Best Albums of 2021’ year-end lists. Now, they’re back again to release "Hell Hounds" as a part of Blood Bunny Deluxe, a distinct track sharing an exciting glimpse at moriondo’s knack for electric, multifaceted, and totally engrossing music.
Opening with a contagious rhythm and a giggle from Moriondo, "Hell Hounds" is a final warning to someone who has crossed the 19-year-old artist one too many times. This track serves as a universal anthem for those fed up and burnt out, weaving layers of traditional electronic beats, untraditional vocal cuts and sound bites, and even fierce features from their dogs. Immediately, moriondo establishes her own space in a crowded world with intricate hyperpop production, bluntly honest songwriting, and unparalleled visual elements. moriondo’s dynamic video for "Hell Hounds" highlights their upbeat yet mysterious, angsty persona and simultaneous command of their musical identity.
“I’ve been waiting SO FUCKING LONG to release this and am so excited for everyone to hear it. This is the beginning of a shiny new era and i hope everyone loves it!! <3,” shares moriondo.
moriondo has heard from their fans who can’t get enough of Blood Bunny, and now listeners can get a further look at the acclaimed album with the release of Blood Bunny Deluxe, which is available now. This extended album features unheard acoustic and alternative tracks, voice notes, and a studio recording of "Living Virtually." Coinciding with this release, moriondo has also announced a headlining tour for this upcoming fall with special guest Dreamer Isioma. Acting as a perfect glimpse at moriondo’s transformative sound, "Hell Hounds" is a track not to be missed.
Watch the "Hell Hounds" video below: