RIYL: Frankie And The Witch Fingers / Beach Fossils / Real Estate / The Beach Boys / Mac Demarco / Tame Impala / Temples
Label: Salty Dog Records
Best news I’ve come across for a long time! Triptides are issuing their brilliant Colors EP for the first time on wax (2014 digital/cassette), and has teamed up with one of the most exciting labels around for some very limited and completely mindboggling custom Vinyl variants.
I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again; TriptidesÂ areÂ trulyÂ some of the finest purveyors of sunny psych sounds around! Reverbed licks and hazy vocals, snappy drums and groovy basslines, all perfectly arranged into psyched up pop-pearls that lifts your spirits and sticks that smile right on your face.Â Their sounds are instantly catchy and easygoing,Â and at the same time inhabitsÂ those small melodic variations in the arrangements that enriches their tunes through repeated listening.Â Goddamn how much I love this bunch..
While their whole catalogue (counting 7 albumÂ + numerous Eps and singles) is a total bliss, this EP contains some of Triptides’ finest moments. Be sure to check it out underneath, 6 sweet’n salty treats toÂ leave you inÂ the sun gazed haze of a lazy sunday afternoon!
Melbourne’s own Salty Dog Records always takes pride in coming up with theÂ sickest custom variants, and theÂ Brunswick East basedÂ one-man operation has really set the bar highÂ with this release. Truly some of the finest pieces of wax I’ve ever seen, act fast or miss out!
*STARBURST EDITION – Limited to 100 copies
*JADE GREEN EDITION – Limited to 100 copies
TEST PRESSING BUNDLE – Limited to 15 bundles, includes Black Vinyl Test Pressing w/ Screen Printed Black/White Jacket + Prismatic Burst Edition (only available in this bundle..)
In addition to these works of art, there is also a standard Black Vinyl variant if you simply need a copy to spin.
- Maybe Buy
- Not My Style
- Too Expensive