"... with Lou Reed kicks and Neil Diamond licks..."
The solo debut from Kyle Forester of the Crystal Stilts and Ladybug Transistor presents twelve headily crafted AM gold heart pop tunes that leave you both swimming and simmering.
“Like Deerhunter by way of Real Estate, matching acoustic finger-plucking with swelling head-trip synths as he sends a string of romantic reflections pinging through the echo chamber.” - Chris DeVille, Stereogum
released May 20, 2016
Recorded by Gary Olson at Marlborough Farms and Kyle Forester at Studio Foray
Vocal Production by Erika Spring
Mixed by Matt Boynton at the Magic Shop
Mastered by Josh Bonati
Artwork and Layout by Jay Pluck
Insert by Keegan Cooke
All Vocals and Instruments by Kyle Forester
Except Drums and Percussion by Hampus Öhman-Frölund
Add’l Backing vocals on “Downtown”, “Make Up Their Minds”, and “What Would I Say” by Erika Spring
Flute on “Didn’t Try to Run Away” by Jon Natchez
Vibraphone manipulation and other live effects by Gary Olson