EL VY Get Darkly Comic on ‘Paul Is Alive’
Another listen off of the duo's debut LP, 'Return to the Moon'
EL VY, a.k.a. the National’s Matt Berninger and Ramona Falls’ Brent Knopf (formerly of Menomena), have shared a new song off of their upcoming debut LP, Return to the Moon (due October 30 via 4AD). “Paul Is Alive” starts off with a drum machine before dipping into the synths like a dog whimpering, and memorably morose guitars. Be sure to check out the darkly comic lyricsvia Pitchfork, which include lines like “I was 16 in a dead man’s boots.” Listen to the song via Spotify here.