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Inheaven – “Bitter Town”

Inheaven is a dream-punk band from the UK who are going the shrouded-in-mystery route. So while we know little about them, we know that they are experts at fusing the effervescent, messy rage of punk with the sky-high yearning of dream-pop. “Bitter Town” continues that experiment, with scalding burnt plastic histrionics and suburban malaise howled […]

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Julian Casablancas Wants You To Watch This New Version Of Inheaven’s “Regeneration” Video

Inheaven are a London band whose music immediately gripped me — I love that feeling. Their debut single “Regeneration” is steeped in snarled aggression and shattering moments of guitar-driven choruses that rarely work at all anymore. Inheaven’s worked. We premiered their VCR-blender video for “Regeneration” and then came the slug-slime crawl of B-side “Slow,” a […]

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Inheaven – “Slow” Video

Inheaven have two songs out and they’ve already got me hooked. “Regeneration” is messy defiance shot through with gossamer harmonies and we premiered its equally frenetic, collaged video. The B-side, “Slow,” on the other hand, bleeds angst like a downed power line, coursing with potential energy that stays simmering. The band have shared a purply, […]

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Inheaven – “Slow”

Inheaven’s debut single “Regeneration” is a heart-stopping bit of punk rage, clawing its way back to earnest with some gorgeous, light-as-air female harmonies. The London-based band have opted to go the fake-interesting route of not revealing any personal information about themselves, so I can’t address her by name, but that same woman handles lead vocals […]

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Inheaven – “Regeneration”

First, that huge heart-stopping drum sequence kicks in. It’s half-washed out and quickly joined by the lead singer’s snarling, nasal vocals, wondering LCD Soundsystem’s eternal question — “Where are your friends??” To balance all this aggression, airy, barely-there female harmonies worthy of Bilinda Butcher seep in like light through a curtain, only to be swallowed […]