Taken from the Western Vinyl website- ” We’ll never know the whole truth about what happened when (Foxyen drummer and former Disney child actor) Shaun Fleming moved from the West Coast suburbs to New York, but whatever it was fractured his psyche, opened it up, and gave birth to Diane Coffee.
These songs, akin to Foxygen, channel ’60s era psychedelia breathing new life into that aesthetic.
Oh and speaking of Foxygen side projects, Jonathan Rado released a solo effort, Law and Order, through Woodsist Records sept. 3rd. The lead single, Faces, made its way onto the latest Decibelcast. It’s another nod to the ’60s.
Last year our February mix, [dB-03] “Love Sick Mixtape” was dedicated to love in all its manifestations. Well, the newest installment of our DecibelCast series focuses on the lovers in the world hurt and downcast. Whether your love has withered away, simply up and left or if distances, physical or metaphorical, keep you separated this mixtape is for you. So if you’re spending Valentines day alone this year sit back, let go and open up to the sounds of Heart Shaped Rejection.
L.A. based ’60s era rock revivalists Foxygen released their latest effort We Are The 21st Century Ambassadors Of Peace And Magic January 22nd via Jagjaguwar. The duo bends their brand of vibed out, guitar driven pop around a form of psychedelic nostalgia that feels borrowed if not rooted in another time while somehow remaining current.
Sample a couple standouts and videos below and then do yourself a favor and buy the album here.