Five years after debut album L.O.W., German musician and composer Jan Roth has announced the release of a new album. Kleinod is out on May 18th via Berlin-based label Sinnbus. He said about it:

‘”Kleinod is not an escape from reality,” says Roth. ”Rather, it is a certain way of looking at the things that are happening right now in the world – through the eyes of someone who actually just finds it funny what people do to themselves and their beautiful planet. Fighting, rushing, constantly comparing, competing, hating – that’s for beginners! But I’m not here to point to others.” he adds. “I’m just offering some solutions. Do whatever you want with it. I really don’t care. Or do I…

Herbst” is the first excerpt. Listen below.