Madeline Kenney goes bright, unabashed pop on the dazzling lead single from her forthcoming, Jenn Wasner-produced sophomore LP Perfect Shapes, due this October on limited coke bottle green vinyl via Carpark. Video directed by Robert Kolodny, Elaine Benes-inspired concept/dancing by Madeline Kenney:
Earlier this year I started my own small record label, Copper Mouth Records. Just trying to do a tiny bit for the musicians I love so much...like my friend Camille, who will be coming on tour with me this September playing drums, and is in a truly fantastic band out of Austin called Dead Recipe. This is my favorite song off their most recent EP, Goochigoo (I’m working on a music video for it right now! Stay tuned!) -- Madeline Kenney
Growing up in the Pacific Northwest (dubbed PNW by us mossy weirdos) imbues one with a special kind of darkness; a grey that smells like rotting leaves and salty air. The music being made when I was a teen was so particular to that feeling...