Retrieved June 22, The Boston Phoenix. Archived from the original on June 25, Mojo : Chromatics' loving reanimation of 'icy' '80s electro locates the broken heart beating below the digital surface, a suite of retro-futuristic yearning that's something close to timeless.
Retrieved July 30, In May , Chromatics' former manager revealed on Twitter that Jewel had destroyed all copies of the finished Dear Tommy following a near-death experience in late , but had subsequently re-recorded the entire album.
The band performed "Shadow" at the end of the two-hour-long season premiere of Showtime 's Twin Peaks revival series, which aired on May 21, On October 1, , the Italians Do It Better website was updated to show a new Chromatics album, albeit with the album and track names obscured. Upon the album's release in New Zealand, the album title was revealed to be Closer to Grey ,  and the album title and track names were officially announced worldwide. The album was released on October 2, Chromatics have played at numerous music festivals around the world, such as the Paris Pitchfork Music Festival and Barcelona Primavera in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
American electronic music band. Synth-pop  synth-rock  indie rock  dream pop  no wave early . Glass Candy Desire Symmetry. Retrieved July 15, Rolling Stone. Retrieved July 16, Under the Radar.
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Next comes one of the standout tracks and the album's title song. Radalet's vocals call to mind a groggy drug-addled dream from which one wishes never to wake. The same goes for the next track, "I Want Your Love," a neatly packed craving for affection buoyed by stimulating guitar sequences. This version is more restrained than its inspiration and sounds sexier and more elegant.
Several other tracks are good! Still, this is probably a band to watch! No tracking available but cd arrived a day ahead of estimated delivery window. Very pleased cd is new and official product. Worth the wait. Wonderful vibes. Fantastic double LP with a smooth, electronic and minimalist sound. It is worth an active listen, but doubles as fantastic and complex background sound. It's like Goblin meets the Cure meets disco.
I fell in love with this band the second I heard this album. It puts you in a dreamy state from the beginning and keeps you there throughout the whole album. Some of the songs are perfectly cinematic. It sounds like it could have been released anywhere from the early 80s until today! The songs have a romantic flare, and some of them have a sort of Suspiria vibe.
I could listen all day! Ditching your aesthetic hairy noise-rock troupe in favor of its polar opposite neatly groomed pop-dance trio is a sure way to get some pre-release hype, but the transformation of Chromatics has been so effortless that it's still easy to be wowed by the results.
Those who caught the swooning glide of the Chromatics' "Nite" single last year-- or their contributions to the After Dark compilation earlier in won't be shocked by the similarly sleek Night Drive aka IV. But listeners who are only familiar with the band's forays into shambling punk will certainly be surprised by Night Drive 's assured songwriting which would wow even if the band had been chasing this narcotic Eurodisco sound for years and how it wrings ravishment out of electro moves that should be long-drained of their charms.Oct 11, · Chromatics; Night Drive. her cauterized range fits the band's vision of disco recast as heartsick pop. And even when wholly instrumental on "The Killing Spree"-- forget the title, the sinister.