Track by Track is our recurring characteristic sequence by which artists information readers by way of every track on their newest launch. In the present day, our Might 2023 CoSign Water from Your Eyes give us perception into their Matado Information debut, Everybody’s Crushed.
New York Metropolis-based indie duo Water from Your Eyes (Consequence‘s May CoSign!) have launched their newest album, the wonderful Everybody’s Crushed. A document outlined by completely constructed contradictions, Everybody’s Crushed finds Nate Amos and Rachel Brown at their greatest.
The album’s 9 songs are the product of Amos and Brown working nearer collectively than ever earlier than, and the result’s noticeable. From its clear pop sensibilities to its inventive, wild experimentation, every track brims with thrilling concepts, refined humor, and sheer persona.
“A few of the older albums, a handful of songs have been completed, lyrics and all, by the point we bought collectively to work on it,” Amos advised Consequence in our CoSign profile. “Whereas this time, I might end the instrumentals and perhaps have like a single lyric or simply an thought of what the lyrics could possibly be, after which Rachel would form of take the reins from there.”
Over Amos’ unflinching compositions, Brown delivers summary musings which might be generally deadpan and at different occasions, starkly lovely. They current a singular perspective, one which forgoes each pessimism and optimism outright.
“I additionally genuinely imagine that there are not any joyful endings, there are solely issues that occur,” Brown explains. “I used to be at my mother and father’ home watching cable and there was a business that got here on. I texted Nate that I needed to put in writing a track referred to as ‘Purchase My Product,’ and he texted me again that he had discovered an unused instrumental from months and months prior. This proves that there are maybe happy-adjacent in-between moments after you’re born and earlier than you die, which might be probably the most you’ll be able to hope for and what I plan on spending the remainder of my life searching for out.”
Take heed to Water from Your Eyes’ Everybody’s Crushed under, adopted by Amos and Brown’s Observe by Observe breakdown of the document.