Empress Of is a new "project of sight + sound" from Brooklyn's Lorely Rodriguez. She's caused a small stir here and in other places over the last week or so with her enchanting, anonymously-uploaded "colorminutes," a set of fleeting but beautiful glimpses at Empress Of's playfully intriguing pop that is certainly worth your next 13+ minutes.The soaring "Don't Tell Me" is the first full track to be unveiled from the project, and it firmly establishes the fact that Empress Of has more to offer than just mystery:

No word on an official release at this point, but you can dig around on her website for more, and don't miss Empress Of's first show at our YTGvB + Forest Family CMJ party this Thursday evening in Brooklyn.