CHVRCHES Share Best ‘Screen Violence’ Song Yet, “Good Girls”

Next month, CHVRCHES will release their fourth album, Screen Violence. With over six weeks still to go, the band is now treating fans to a third single. We already got to hear “He Said She Said” and “How Not To Drown” featuring Robert Smith of The Cure. Now we can enjoy “Good Girls,” and in our humble opinion, it’s the best song from the upcoming album yet.

“Good Girls” opens with a twinkling soundscape before a dance-floor-ready beat comes in. Frontwoman Lauren Mayberry sings about the bore of killing your idols, even if they may deserve it. The song builds up to an excellent pre-chorus, then the chorus hits with everything good girls are… and Lauren is not. It has a hint of the gaslighting themes we heard in “He Said She Said” earlier this year. This is a powerful song that shows off what we love most about CHVRCHES.

Listen to “Good Girls” in full below:

You can stream or buy “Good Girls” from all the major music providers here. Along with “He Said She Said” and “How Not To Drown,” it will appear on CHVRCHES’ new album, Screen Violence, due on August 27th. You can pre-order or pre-save the album here and get instant access to the first three singles.

Screen Violence will feature 10 songs:

  1. Asking For A Friend
  2. He Said She Said
  3. California
  4. Violent Delights
  5. How Not To Drown
  6. Final Girl
  7. Good Girls
  8. Lullabies
  9. Nightmares
  10. Better If You Don’t

More From CHVRCHES

CHVRCHES’ last album, Love Is Dead, came out in May 2018. It launched the singles “Get Out,” “My Enemy,” “Never Say Die,” and “Miracle.” That November, they also released Hansa Session, an EP of acoustic and string quartet versions of five songs off Love Is Dead.

In 2019, CHVRCHES released two more singles: “Here With Me,” a collaboration with Marshmello, and “Death Stranding,” part of the soundtrack for the video game of the same name.


Enjoy “Good Girls” now, as well as CHVRCHES’ previous singles, “He Said She Said” and “How Not To Drown” featuring Robert Smith. The band’s album, Screen Violence, will be out next month on August 27th, so enjoy these final weeks of anticipation! Keep checking back here for all the latest CHVRCHES music news.

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