Friday, October 26, 2007
Wax & Wane Dual Releases: Bay 7" and Desert 10"; Free MP3 - "Where Were You"
Combining fragments of Beach House (Baltimore locals, as are today's subject, originally), Wilco, and Neutral Milk Hotel, Wax & Wane may start out as droning, a bit bland and non-descript, but soon develop into a delicately magical folk collective with various singers playing various instruments. It's almost strange that a group of performers with an arsenal of stringed instruments can sound so bare and still sound so entertaining. Hear for yourself:
Free MP3 Download: Wax & Wane - "Where Were You"