Download: HAIM - 'Forever' [EP]
HAIM are rhythm guitarist Alana, vocalist and guitarist Danielle and bassist Este; three Los Angeles sisters who started a band using last name. They made up their own sound, combining the classic folk-rock influences their parents gave ‘em with their taste in modern music (R&B above all). The result sounds like Donna Lewis teaming up with TLC or like a balearic Gloria Estefan.
HAIM are giving away their first three-songs EP, Forever, as free download on their website. You can grab it below if you like.
The track premiered on Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1 show last night, but you can listen to a radio rip right here. [read more]
There has been a lot of Fleetwood Mac love recently. In the wake of both their recent reunion announcement and the cover album Just Tell Me That You Want Me, it has felt like a Formula One introduction that has lasted a month. Whilst there were some really interesting versions from the likes of St. Vincent, Antony Hegarty and Lykke Li on the record, another has just surfaced – sisters Haim have decided to stream a cover of Mac track 'Hold Me'. [read more]