Tender Age Get HighSeptember 21, 2015 at 11:00 am | Posted in Portland, Shoegaze, Singles | Leave a comment
Tags: Felt, My Bloody Valentine, Shoegaze, Sinis Recordings, Slowdive, Tender Age, Wildhoney
The first Tender Age single reminded me of Felt’s Ignite the Seven Cannons. it was methodically austere and moody. The Portland band are back with their second single that shows them tweaking things just a little to deliver a warmer and more ethereal sounding record. In other words they’ve turned up the shoegaze dials on the guitars. It’s still good, but different from their first single and veers into the same sonic territory as the Wildhoney album from earlier this year. It also begs the question, how many more records do I need to buy that sound like My Bloody Valentine, Chapterhouse and Slowdive? I guess one more wouldn’t hurt.
You get the vinyl or download from SINIS Recordings bandcamp page.