best fern

premiere: stream Alexia Avina’s transportive new album Betting on an Island
premiere: stream Alexia Avina’s transportive new album Betting on an Island
Montreal's Alexia Avina -- who also plays in Best Fern, the duo responsible for the dreamiest version of "Take On Me" ever -- shares the beautiful and gently cathartic new album that we badly needed right now. Betting on an Island is an ethereal experimental-folk-pop meditation, with an inviting soft-focus glow that soothes and enchants, as Avina's exquisite vocals and lush but airy inst