Posts tagged: vibes
IT’S OUR NEW SONG: STARSTUFF
Our recording process is usually tumultuous, lengthy and discordant at best. We conceptualize together and then, as a duo, take to our separate computers to put together music and vocals. To shake this off, we thought an interesting exercise would be to force ourselves to be in one room and record one song in one day. It was terrifying, really, being around each other and allowing ourselves into the other’s process, but also enlightening, fun, and we had banh mi so hells yes. Our concept was Carl Sagan’s “Cosmos”, the fact that the speed of light in space is such that stars we see with our eyes on earth are dead, pop music, and cats. Not witch house aerobics. Also banh mi. Christ that banh mi was good.
R/\VEC/\VE (name inspired by Zombelle/Ultrademon) last night in Williamsburg
“We might find a thousand conch shells for a dollar and throw them all over the place,” said Marshalek, 30, an Atlanta native and current Greenpoint resident. “Or the place could be covered in teddy bears.”
“If this turns into a wild dance party we’ll be psyched,” said Weiner, 22, a Bushwick dweller from Northern California. She noted that the duo’s eclectic mix of sounds could fit partly in the “sea punk” genre — at least for the sake of next Wednesday’s underwater theme.