Talking forward of releasing “Mary”, Hibberd: “”Mary” is my favorite tune I’ve ever written, it’s the soundtrack to an excellent day. YES it’s a real story, and YES everyone wants a ‘mary’ of their life. After having a very tough yr, having this tune in my again pocket grew to become a breakthrough for me-like a crack within the curtain the place the sunshine slips in.”
Earlier singles, “I Suck At Grieving” and “Honda Civic”, can even function on Hibberd’s forthcoming second album, which follows on from her 2022 debut, Garageband Famous person.
“Welcome to Girlfriend Material, right here you will see that the 12 stage instruction handbook on the right way to make the right girlfriend in below an hour. Pay attention greater than as soon as to make sure perfection”, Hibberd explains.
“Making this document got here oddly naturally, it felt prefer it was supposed to return out of me and I’ve by no means felt so connected to a physique of songs like this. I feel i’m at some extent in my life the place I’ve began to actually expertise ‘life’, with going by means of dropping a father or mother, having a life altering break up, dwelling alone for the primary time, and exploring who the ‘f*vk’ i really am. All the things I’m proper now could be on this album. It’s one of the best factor I’ve ever made, and I’ve labored with some unimaginable folks within the course of. It’s positively been the one factor that’s stored me going over the past yr, and I hope it will probably do the identical for different folks. With love, Lauran Hibberd (100% girlfriend materials).”