Exposure: Candy Says
Exposure is our scrapbook of our favourite new bands. Today's exposure features Oxford based Lo-Fi Pop band Candy Says.
- Name: Candy Says
- Location: Oxford, UK
- Genre: Lo-fi chic pop
- For Fans of: Little Fish, Warpaint
- Website: Official Website
You may have already come across Candy Says, as they used to be Little Fish. But that's not important right now, as Candy Says are producing sublime lo-fi chic pop that you'll find difficult not to love. The Oxford-based four-piece are right on track in creating the kind of songs that are infectious, you'll be humming them for days on end. A sublime slice of percussive pop ensures Candy Says are definitely ones to watch.
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]