Winter Fest 2-27/28-15
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Sounds Like: Portishead, Imogen Heap, Massive Attack
Bio: Vague Notion is made up of two experienced musicians with multi instrumental talents. Computers aiding in the creation and production of their musical ideas allowed Vague Notion to be born deep in the wilds of BC Canada. They began this journey in 2012 and by Nov. of 2014 they released their self...See Full Bio
“You'd often associate the wilderness of North America with something a little rootsy or traditional, but this experienced pair have other ideas, looking to trip-hop, goth and electronic experimentation for ideas and inspiration. It's definitely worked out well for them. 'Matter Of Time' is an eerie and almost industrially cold synth-based track that contains elements of Depeche Mode, Portishead and Cocteau Twins, in that it has a mystery, a dreamy quality but also a somewhat disturbed atmosphere. The beats are glitchy and varied rather than settled, and the same goes for the various synth sounds that are used. On the surface it appears to be quite a straightforward darkwave track, but each listen reveals something else, and you soon discover that there's much more going on here than meets the eye. Being the time of year in which we're saturated by often sickly summer pop songs, this menacing beast could be the perfect antidote.”