autre ne veut is crafting some of the most forward-thinking avant-pop music we’ve encountered in a long time. any of the tracks on the self-titled record may as well have surfaced on mediafire blogs as forgotten adult contemporary pop standards from the late 70s/early 80s.
for this post in which present to you four tracks, two videos, we picked some favorites off the s/t oesb debut. “drama cum drama” and “demoneyez” both take us to elevated dimensions, with instantly infectious layers of falsetto atop a bed of glistening glass. both exploding at the end, ultimately reaching the same conclusion, only with “demoneyez” a bit more up-front about getting there.
our friend luke wyatt‘s data-mulch video for “soldier” is the perfect accompaniment to this skewed slab of magical pop:
also check “emotional,” which immediately validates the merit of good found-footage music videos: