Exposure: Young Hunting
Exposure is our scrapbook of our favourite new bands. Today's exposure features Los Angeles based Indie Pop quintet Young Hunting.
- Name: Young Hunting
- Location: Los Angeles, USA
- Genre: Indie Folk
- For Fans of: Grizzly Bear, Jens Lekman
- Website: Facebook
Young Hunting may just have found the formula for perfect indie-pop music. The Los Angeles quintet have crafted a world of gorgeous woozy-harmonies, shimmering laid-back instrumentation and impecable production. While their music is firmly in an 'indie-pop' bracket it manages to jump effortlessly between dream-pop and gothic influences all retaining the band's distinctive personality which is smothered lovingly across every track.
The band's debut, Hazel, is out on June 11th on Gold Robot.
Beginning with reverbing clicks and soft, intergalactic synth, the track samples Justin Timberlake's vocals from 'Until The End Of Time', which seem to echo off into a distant backdrop of heart-shaped nebulae and flickering star clusters. The beat approaches you with all its rolling hi-hat goodness, oscillating betweeen cymbal-supported snares and groups of bouncy kick, underpinning it all with a glossy surge of sub-bass. [read more]