Listening Experience: Beach House – Thank Your Lucky Stars

When I wrote my last review, I was tempted to say that at least Beach House had released a single LP. After three double LPs, Depression Cherry’s restraint was somewhat refreshing from a band which showed a tendency to sprawl. While I didn’t find the last release nearly as engaging as other critics, the songs couldn’t be faulted… Read more »

Listening Experience: Beach House – Depression Cherry

Depression Cherry sounds like a Beach House album. All the elements which combine to form the band’s signature sound are present on this their fifth studio release. The keyboards lay a heavy sheet of noise, spindly shimmering guitar lines add ripples throughout the aural fabric, the vocals and drums hover in the mix to form… Read more »