new music: colour revolt
    • TUESDAY, JULY 20, 2010

    • Posted by:

    Colour Revolt is a two man band from Mississippi whose sound remains disarmingly honest while it ranges from bare-bones to full and polished. Their tunes are driven, with a southern foundation on slowly picked electric guitar and a body of heartily melodic vocals, complemented by subtle synth and embellished by cymbal crashes.

    After losing their label and three of five original band members last year, the two remaining musicians had to get resourceful for the release of Cradle, which drops next month. The band's second album, it was funded mostly by fan donations and recorded in seven days with some outside help on drums, bass, and keys. The record's second song "Our Names" is entrancingly complex, built from interwoven layers, while the beauty of opener "8 years" is in its harsh, earnest simplicity. The two tracks' disparity promises an interesting album, out on New Fear/Dualtone August 10th. -selden paterson


    * * * * * * * * * * * *
    MP3: "8 Years"
    Colour Revolt on Myspace
    Hot Baeble Videos
    XXX 88 ft Diplo

    XXX 88 ft Diplo

    Sweet Sensi

    Sweet Sensi

    The Way You Used To Do

    The Way You Used To Do

    Fake Happy

    Fake Happy

    Obama Girl's Heartland Christmas live at Obama Girl's Christmas Cabin

    Obama Girl's Heartland Christmas live at Obama Girl's Christmas Cabin

    Circa Survive  live at Baeble HQ

    Circa Survive live at Baeble HQ

    Pleader

    Pleader

    Almost Home feat. Nadia Ali and IRO

    Almost Home feat. Nadia Ali and IRO

    AJR  live at Baeble HQ

    AJR live at Baeble HQ

    Head Up Eyes Open Ft. Rick Ross

    Head Up Eyes Open Ft. Rick Ross

    © 2017 Baeble Media. All rights reserved.