RIYL: Washed Out, Morgan Delt, The Holydrug Couple

Label: Remote Control

Melbourne multi-instrumentalist and bedroom pop psychedelicist Nick Sowersby contributed one hell of a debut album to the world back in 2014.  Titled Wonder, Sunbeam Sound Machine crafted a series of guitar tones completely submerged in reverb, levitating in a weightless ambience of billowing synths and nonnative sonics.  It was so good that Echo Drug Recordings reissued the record 2 years later with new artwork and vinyl colorways, in turn gaining a wider fanbase.  Some of those vinyl variants fetch some pretty high dollar now on the secondary market.

Almost 5 years since that legendary debut, Sowersby is ready to hand us his much-anticipated sophomore follow-up.¬† Titled Goodness Gracious, expect more of those swirling guitar leads and infectious hooks you fell hard for on Wonder.¬† First available track Talking Distance swoons with multi-layered¬†dreamgaze aesthetics, engulfing Sowersby’s perfectly subdued vocal delivery.¬† I’m f-ing hyped.

Bandcamp¬†is already sold out of the baby blue vinyl colorway, but they are also available from Artist Direct HERE.¬† I’m not sure of the quantity yet, but I’d grab a copy now and ask questions later.¬† It’s shipping from Australia, so it’ll run just over $40 shipped if you’re stateside.¬† Worth every penny, though.¬† Don’t miss out on this one!

UPDATE – The baby blue vinyl is sold out across the board, but the black vinyl (limited to 100 copies ) is still available.¬† The ‘buy’ link has been updated.

The Details

Exclusive Baby Blue 12" LP

Includes digital pre-order of Goodness Gracious. The moment the album is released you’ll get unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus a high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
Shipping out on or around May 3, 2019
Edition of 55

Price $25.3

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