Laeland, the Mississippi-based artist, has returned with a captivating new single titled “Are We Wasting Our Time Again?” featuring Skinny Atlas. This introspective track is a taste of what’s to come from his upcoming album, look at the mess we made. With its alternative R&B undercurrent and poignant lyrics, Laeland delves deep into the complexities of love and the uncertainties that arise in relationships.
From the very first notes, “Are We Wasting Our Time Again?” stands out with its quirky up-and-down guitar riff, creating a unique and engaging musical backdrop. Laeland’s breathy vocals effortlessly glide atop the melodic arrangement, drawing you into his emotional journey. The track’s alternative R&B elements add a layer of intrigue and texture, enhancing the rawness of the song’s narrative.
Laeland’s lyrics reflect the vulnerability and contemplation that arise when two individuals find themselves at an impasse in their relationship. He explores the delicate dance between love and friendship, as two people grapple with the idea of rekindling their intimacy. Laeland’s ability to convey the complexities of these emotions is commendable, as he opens up a dialogue about the potential outcomes and the challenges of navigating such situations.
Laeland’s artistic journey has been a remarkable one so far, and “Are We Wasting Our Time Again?” serves as a testament to his growth and introspection as a songwriter. Having garnered attention with previous releases, such as the breakout single “I’m in love but” with Snøw, Laeland continues to impress with this latest release, leaving us eagerly anticipating his upcoming album, which is due for release on August 25th.