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Via Audio Make An Impression With ‘Harder On Me’

Exclusive! Download the clean, catchy pop of "Harder On Me" from Via Audio's forthcoming debut album, saysomething

Adele Balderston // September 18, 2007

It isn’t hard to see why Brooklyn quartet Via Audio has become a favorite within the blogosphere and among fellow indie rockers like Spoon’s Jim Eno, who produced their debut album saysomethingsaysome thingsaysomething — just check out the sparkling melodies of “Harder On Me.” A finely-tuned mix that’s rich in quick-stepping guitar riffs, swishing percussion, and a bossa nova-tinged chorus, this three-minute dream pop tune explores the sad truth of those who should care about you don’t always follow through. Guitarist Jessica Martins croons, “You don’t want to hear me / So you don’t / I don’t wanna be here / So I won’t,” tapping into the song’s warm, melancholic undercurrent. Feist and Postal Service fans get ready, Via Audio will woo you. And don’t let bad relationships hold you back, move on with saysomethingsaysomethingsaysomething, which drops September 25 via SideCho.

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Via Audio – “Harder On Me” DOWNLOAD MP3

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