Home Indie Music Premiere: Bathe Alone Shares New Observe “Missionary Ridge”

Premiere: Bathe Alone Shares New Observe “Missionary Ridge”

Premiere: Bathe Alone Shares New Observe “Missionary Ridge”


Premiere: Bathe Alone Shares New Observe “Missionary Ridge”

Double EP Fall With The Lights Down (Louise) & (Velma) Out August 4th through Nettwerk and The Report Machine

Jun 29, 2023

Images by Paula Harding

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Atlanta-based dream pop outfit Bathe Alone most just lately final 12 months with their EP, Fall With The Lights Down (Louise), a report devoted to multi-instrumentalist Bailey Crone’s great-grandmother. Later this 12 months, they’re set to observe with one other twin EP written for Crone’s different great-grandmother, Velma. Collectively, the double EPs make up a meditative reflection on love, loss, and reminiscence, traced through Crone’s hypnotic fashion.

This 12 months, Crone has already launched the report’s lead single, “Awfully Quiet,” and formally introduced it with “In Your Wake.” Right now, they’re again with one other new monitor, “Missionary Ridge,” premiering with Beneath the Radar.

“Missionary Ridge” is one other dreamy and thoughtfully textured effort. Crone’s vocals steadily twist into layered harmonies above ambient guitars, shimmering synths, and forceful drumming. Crone’s punk roots stand out most by means of her drumwork, with the monitor’s insistent, heavy pulse anchoring a contrasting swirl of instrumentation. Inside this combine, Crone knits collectively a immersive mix of twinkling results, solely to chop by means of them within the latter half of the monitor with blasts of distorted guitar.

The hypnotic soundscape can also be meant to be an equally wistful effort, one soaked within the mundane particulars of childhood recollections. Crone says “That is one among my favourite songs on the report. It’s all complete nostalgia, taking me again to my grandparent’s home in Chattanooga. A few of my recollections rising up there have been of such mundane issues, however as I get older, I’ve realized how essential these recollections are. My hope with this music was to pay tribute to that place and people occasions that really feel so distant now. I labored with some shut pals, Nic Huey and Paula Harding, to create a video that form of captures the sensation of wanting again on these recollections as an grownup.”

Take a look at the music and video beneath. Fall With The Lights Down (Louise) & (Velma) is out all over the place on August 4th through Nettwerk and The Report Machine.



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