CHVRCHES – “Every Open Eye”

Sensitive synth-pop, expanding on their debut’s combination of hooks and huge soundscapes.  Staccato verses and sweeping choruses, offer a bright, punchy approach.  Able to make simple arrangements sound massive.  Their ’80s influences are sometimes understated, and sometimes more blatant, with the synth tones and her vulnerable vocals/lyrics.

Play: 2, 5, 3, 1, 4, 8

FCC: Clean
RIYL: The xx, Purity Ring, Baio, Policia, Twin Shadows

Label: Glassnote

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