Helen is a pop group from Oregon. Liz Harris (Grouper), Jed Bindeman (Eternal Tapestry) and Scott Simmons (Eat Skull) making the most beautiful sketchy, fuzzy, warm, hazy, scratchy, woozy outsider guitar-pop songs. Anyone familiar with Grouper will be thrilled with the fragile brood, but the rhythm section lifts Helen to something a lot hard to pin down. There are just not enough adjectives to explain this one, it's a listen you'll want to experience for yourself. ★ ★ ★ ★
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It's been a full month... a really full month. Enjoy tracks form (amongst others) Deaf Wish, Mac DeMarco, Georgia, Chelsea Wolfe, Health, Golden Rules, La Luz, Offshore, Slime, Sweet Baboo, Daniel Bachman, Deradoorian, Briana Marela, Royal Headache, Radkey, Beach House, Hooton Tennis Club, Silicon, Foals, Idjut Boys and Destroyer. Continue Reading →
Released this coming Friday (21st) is Dissemble, AUTOBAHN's new album on Tough Love. All this week at Drift you can stream Dissemble in full; dark, hypnotic post punk with some pretty stunning and haunting production, very much in the Martin Hannett school of thought.We recently spoke to the band and a full interview will be running in the next issue of Deluxe. Continue Reading →