Dead Leaf Echo – 'Kingmaker'

Ahhh, the warm waves of Dead Leaf Echo! Since starting out as an art project in 2006, the Brooklyn-based outfit have released a bunch of EPs but now their debut album is finally on the horizon. Dead Leaf Echo’s new single ‘Kingmaker’ is taken from the upcoming concept record ‘Thought and Language’ (as premiered on Rock Edition). 4AD producer John Fryer was behind the mixing desk (of This Mortal Coil and Cocteau Twins fame) and the result is drenched in reverb, with new wave leanings, sugary dream pop melodies and a few squealing shoegaze dives to mix things up! ‘Kingmaker’ bares all the qualities of the genre’s golden era but with a modern approach that pushes you headlong into a dream pop daydream. Dead Leaf Echo’s ‘Kingmaker’ 7inch is available for order from Custom Made Music, note the first 100 are hand-screened – so get your skates on!

 

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Dead Leaf Echo Tour Dates…
Feb. 04th Brooklyn Spike Hiil (7″ Release Party)
Feb. 09th Chicago Darkroom
Feb. 10th Detroit Magic Stick
Feb. 11th Columbus Ace of Cups
Mar. 07th Baltimore Metro Gallery
Mar. 08th DC Velvet Lounge
Mar. 09th Chapel Hill Nightlight
Mar. 10th Atlanta TBA
Mar. 11th New Orleans TBA
Mar. 12th Houston Deans
Mar. 14th San Antonio The Big Spill Festival
Mar. 15th Austin SXSW
Mar. 16th Austin SXSW
Mar. 17th Austin SXSW

Visit Dead Leaf Echo Online / Order @ Custom Made Music / Download @ Bandcamp / Connect @ Facebook.