Crescendo are a dreamy psych-pop project with a post-punk slant. In other words, a match made in heaven. Based out of Los Angeles, the trio makes music with the ability to transport you far, far away. With pulsating percussion and a dark sparkle, this is one band you don’t want to sleep on. Last year they released their sophomore LP Unless.

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The album is short with many tracks. So when you listen, you fade in and out of different sounds from a collective consciousness. Some tracks not containing any vocals at all, feel like bridges that carry you across the record. One track in particular, The Morning Sonata, contains a sample from the Twilight Zone; cleverly placed roughly at the middle of the albums run time.

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Though their latest release is a little over a year old, Crescendo represents a burgeoning shoegaze/dream-pop scene all around the world.

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