Ice Choir, ‘Afar’ (Underwater Peoples)
Release Date: July 31, 2012
Label: Underwater Peoples
Pains of Being Pure drummer gorgeously produces retro techno-pop with extra 3-D sheen, Keats-inspired lyric gush.
Devon Welsh has no interest in small talk. The Montreal-based songwriter, the bug-eyed and baritone half of art-pop duo Majical Cloudz, only seeks out sincere, high-stakes conversations — at least on record, if not in person. Welsh’s lyrics waste no time on pleasantries, on gently acclimating the listener to his preferred topics of discussion, which… More »