Cindy – “1:2” – [Beautamous Loaf International]
carsonstreet 11/28/2022 12-inch, A Library
Cindy is a band built around the singing and guitar playing of Karina Gill. She became a musician only recently, having sat on the sidelines while ex-partners and friends made music. Gill describes a chance encounter with an abandoned Squire Strat left in the basement by a previous tenant, “mummified in electrical tape with the remnants of a burrito on the head stock”, that led her to begin carefully strumming her way through simple chords and making her own songs.
1:2 is Cindy’s third LP. Quietly devastating 1:2. features Jesse Jackson on bass, Simon Phillips on drums and Aaron Diko on keyboards as they weave a perfectly thin web behind Gill’s slow velvety strums and murmured melodies. “Sometimes you say you’re feeling small/You plan all day for your own funeral”, she intones in Party Store. I’d call it dream-pop with a slightly dark edge.
you heard it 38 times on kfjc! most recently:
- 39 days ago, Whinger played Deer in Japan
- 41 days ago, Carson Street played Lost Dog
- 48 days ago, Dangerous Dan played Lost Dog
- 48 days ago, Zero Gravity played Deer in Japan
- 50 days ago, Sam Yorko played To Be True
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