Hear Lindsey Buckingham’s new single Scream, a galloping "celebration of an aspect of life"

Lindsey Buckingham
(Image credit: Lauren Dukoff)

The release of Lindsey Buckingham’s upcoming self-titled album – his first solo effort in a decade – is just over a fortnight away, and as such the former Fleetwood Mac guitarist has further fueled the proverbial hype train by releasing the album’s opening track, Scream.

Sitting comfortably within the sonic universe that has been constructed so far by his previous singles – I Don’t Mind and On The Wrong SideScream begins at a canter, before driving, unprocessed acoustic guitar drones, chime-y percussive stabs and delay-tinged vocal hooks up the ante.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.