Laura Gibson shares two new songs in a limited edition seven-inch from Jealous Butcher Records, a beat-driven pop number The Easy Way, and a slow-burning meditation on solitude called Animals. Both songs were recorded while Gibson was making her.
A few years ago Kranky received an anonymous email with a link to three tracks and a simple message: Hi, maybe you would be interested in this music. The songs were instantly striking: extraordinarily slow, somber, and spacious, each vaulted cathedra.
New Zealand's Pin Group emerged out of the early Christchurch scene and, with just two stunning singles and one brilliant five-song EP, have become an archetype for nearly all indie bands ever since.Ambivalencewas not only The Pin Group's hypnot.