Peaking Lights put their magic touch on one of our favorite singles of the year, draping some of their unmistakable dub-psych haze over Nite Jewel's "One Second of Love." Nite Jewel headlines an outstanding bill at the Bowery next week (also featuring Mac DeMarco + Sophia Knapp), and Peaking Lights play a free show tonight at Lincoln Center as part of the 2012 unsound festival...
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BOSSALINIS AND FOOLIYONES
LEADERS OF THE NEW WORLD
WHO LIVE THIS BEAUTIFUL LIFE
WE WANT YOU TO MAKE A VIDEO OF
THE LIFE YOU LIVE, LIFE AS YOU SEE IT
BECAUSE WE HAVE THE PERFECT SONG" -- jj
As Ramona Gonzalez hinted on preview tracks "She's Always Watching You" and "One Second of Love" (not to mention that gorgeous Stevie Wonder cover), gone are the beloved lo-fi 8-track bedroom recordings that elicited all of those "Debbie Deb on cough syrup" comparisons 4 years ago: this is some evolved/grown-up shit...
Here's a beautifully shadowy short film for "The Lamb," the soaring, otherworldly opening track from Little Scream's The Golden Record. Directed by Shannon Walsh, shot "in the dead of winter 2011 in Montreal" for Parabola Films:
Little Scream performs a beautifully stark and fragile rendition of "The Heron and the Fox" in the back of a station wagon in the dead of Montreal's bitter winter. Download the original version, which was produced by the Arcade Fire's Richard Reed Parry and features Aaron Dessner of The National:
The Golden Record is out April 12th on Secretly Canadian...
YOURS0129: "...with money in the bank, nobody to thank, it started with a drank. and a couple of hours later the on the 29th of september they had felt the first breeze coming in from africa, sweet winds of melodies pure and true...