Family of the Year - Psyche or like Scope
Since releasing their 2010 LP Our Songbook (a collection of their prior self release and EPs), Los Angeles-based band Family of the Year has generated quite a buzz, as they’ve toured with Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros and stormed with them through Europe and the UK acquiring enthused notoriety wherever they go.
Generally, their work, or moreso Our Songbook, is a collection of gentle, quirky Americana suggesting them as a befitting opening act for the sing-song, jingle-jangled performances of Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, which works fine if you’re into double-fisting that schwiz. Yet, this track …
“Psyche or like Scope” is a synth-laced disco track, clearly deviating from their obvious folkish leanings and venturing into territory that suggest a little exploring.
Download: Family of the Year - Psyche or like Scope.mp3