CATHEDRALS – ” Harlem “

Posted: March 16, 2015 in MUSIC
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San Francisco electro dream-pop duo Cathedrals fuses music and visual art for a multisensory experience. Singer Brodie Jenkins grew up on a Sonoma county apple orchard and played in a touring family folk band. Multi-instrumentalist Johnny Hwin, meanwhile, grew up on classical music in a Northern California suburb and later toured for a short stint with indie-electro group Blackbird, Blackbird. On their can’t-miss single, “Harlem,” there’s a beautiful balance of Jenkins’ carefully layered vocals and Hwin on the guitar. Although the drums and effects make it seem like the song is heading in one direction, an alarming guitar solo punctuates the confluence of sounds and the listener can’t help but smile at the unexpected deviation. With new videos and songs on the horizon, the fusion of music and art never vanishes as the central theme of their creation

 

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