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NP: Speck Mountain by Barbecue Bros
July 31, 2007, 1:21 pm
Filed under: music, NP:

My, they look so happy don’t they? Stereogum posted two tracks from this Chicago dream pop quartet recently, and I’ve been digging the hell out of them. Haunting, droney, kinda-slowcore-but-slightly-sunnier instrumentation with whispery female vocals courtesy of lead singer Marie-Claire Balabanian. Their self-produced album Summer Above is available via Burnt Brown Sounds (instructions for ordering located on their MySpace page). I highly recommend the self-titled track from that album, available for download below (courtesy of Stereogum) or streaming from the player on the Stereogum site.

“Summer Above”
“Stockholm”

Speck Mountain MySpace page (more tracks located here)

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