Echo Lake - Another Day / Breathe Deep

Another Day / Breathe Deep

Echo Lake

Available Formats No. of Tracks   Price Buy
7" Vinyl Single 2 tracks £5.00
Download Single (mp3) 2 tracks £1.58
Download individual tracks   from £0.79

Description

Echo Lake - Another Day / Breathe Deep

London quintet Echo Lake have made quiet the name for themselves in a very short period of time. February's debut EP - 'Young Silence' - sold out in days, the accompanying video by filmmaker Dan Nixon reached 100k views in a few weeks, print press caught up with the blogosphere and fell in love, and the band toured, with the similarly fast-rising 2:54, for the first time.

Even with all this in mind their next offering is, compared to the swooning Cocteau Twins style sounds on that EP, a lot more decisive - the sound of a band rapidly honing their many influences with supreme confidence. 'Another Day' is as straightforward a pop song as you could hope for; singer Linda Jarvis' vocals are much higher in the mix than previously and the track is propelled by a hypnotic guitar lead John Squire would be proud of.

Just as 'AD' proves the band can sideline their shoegazing tendencies in search of stronger and more defined melodies, 'Breathe Deep' also shows that they can also do it perfectly. Guitarist Thom Hill's dense production and endless overdubs somehow frame Jarvis' spiraling and seductive voice, summoning up hazy memories of Kim Gordon's cooings on 'Shadow of A Doubt', very early Smashing Pumpkins and latterday Beach House.

Reviews

"Easily the most streamlined and memorable song that they’ve worked on and yet the band continue to shroud their songs in a colourful, powerful wall of noise. Linda Jarvis splashes youthful, exuberant howls on top of a brash, kaleidoscopic backdrop. It’s close to perfection."
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Tracklisting

7" Vinyl Single (NPIP018)
  1. Echo Lake - Another Day
  2. Echo Lake - Breathe Deep
Download Single (NPIP018)
  1. Echo Lake - Another Day
  2. Echo Lake - Breathe Deep

mp3 downloads

Downloads

Track Number Track NameTrack Length Price Buy
1 Another Day 3m 38s £0.79
2 Breathe Deep 4m 14s £0.79
Entire MP3 Download Single (2 tracks) £1.58
MP3 format technical details
These mp3 tracks have been encoded with LAME using the '--preset extreme' VBR setting, providing you with a very rich listening experience. No DRM or copy protection is built in to the mp3s.