CHARLY BLISS – ” Supermoon ” EP

Posted: December 8, 2019 in MUSIC
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EPs that follow a larger album event—especially an album that’s already practically perfect on its own—can so often feel pointless, like excess Thanksgiving leftovers you freeze for later and ultimately decide to chuck. But Supermoon, the punchy five-song package Charly Bliss delivered in October, several months after their rock-solid sophomore effort Young Enough, feels vital and sequential, like the Brooklyn-based band were on a roll and they just couldn’t stop. These songs reasonably fit in Young Enough’s cracks. Eva Hendricks balances existentialism with nihilism on the power-pop ripper “Feed,” bemoans bygone celestial events on the title track and drops the vivid phrase “Blinding sun, demented shade / It’s easy to love you from far away” on the rocking “Slingshot.”

The EP also houses the band’s “first love song” “Heaven; a single released in 2018 between the band’s beloved 2017 debut Guppy and Young Enough, making for an apt bridge between the two. 5 Guppy-style rockers! Slingshot is gorgeous, sounds as good as the Breeders or Veruca Salt ever did!

Listen to the Supermoon EP released October 30th, 2019

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