This is a solid effort that may have functioned better as an EP.
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Considering I’ll Be Your Mirror after the fact should, for this year anyway, come with an asterisk. It wasn’t complete, even with all the good shit that happened on the Sunday. I’ll Be Your Mirror felt unfinished, like a dress rehe…
Blaqk Audio construct a towering monument to Euro-cheese, and I don’t mean dairy products.
MP3: Bravestation – “Future Love”
Bravestone create lush synth-pop with a melancholic and soulful R&B edge. In several respects, the Toronto-based quartet sound like a cross between How to Dress Well and Prefab Sprout. Devin…
Delta Dreamflight are a new pop group out of Sweden with a penchant for twinkling melodies and arena-ready percussion that steadily evolve from a tranquil soundscape. Dreamy guitar strums set “Wake Up” in motion, but it’s soon lifted by jovial bouncing keys and a sitar-like drone that matches well with a backing acoustic flutter. “Tell me darkness where I do belong, I’ve been searching so on my own,” the vocals sing during the massive chorus, whose entry is marked by a jaunty string-like repetition and a tambourine’s appearance in the excitable percussion. The ending, with a wistful sort of string/piano accompaniment, reminds of the vintage pop work of countryman Jens Lekman.