Papertwin – Porcelain EP

Too much Pet Shop Boys and many other unmentionables—I guess—inspire this trip down a dub-step lane. Christmas music coming soon!

Get your antlers on.

Papertwin – Porcelain EP –  Also Aquatic

Hailing from Brooklyn, NY, this band has been creating music since 2009. New wave vocals, and a mix of dream pop, Brit pop and shoegaze combine to make the sound that is Papertwin. The heavy usage of synthesizers informs their sonic foundation while translucent, crystalline vocals etch a distinguishing clarity to their sound. Often known for creating an airy, cloud-like atmosphere, the rhythmic presence of electronic drums bespeckled with bombarding fills points more clearly to the eras of 80’s synthpop and 90’s industrial.

Max Decker (guitar, vocals and songwriter), along with Francis Cardinale (drums), Nick Shopa, (keyboard) and Justin Michael Miller (bass), inspire dense yet bright, and robust melodic mixes, as evidenced in their self-produced debut album, Porcelain.

Papertwin – Porcelain EP – Sleeptalk

Pay what you want for this EP here: The song “Coma” is also tasty.

~ by castleqwayr on December 13, 2011.

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