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Video Fri Aug 27 2010

Endless Spring

My favorite discovery of the summer has been the local duo Houses. They have been lighting fires around the internet all summer with their single "Endless Spring" and a couple of collaborations with Teen Daze. Now the duo has signed with Lefse Records, home to Neon Indian, Dominant Legs, How To Dress Well, and others, and plan to release their debut album, All Night, on October 19th.

The story of Houses is a story of a lay-off, a two-weeks notice, and an adventure that landed two Chicagoans in a little cabin in Papaikou, Hawaii. The sounds and lyrics on their debut album reflect this journey. The duo just released a video for the song "Endless Spring", and I am sure they have big plans for the fall.

 

Pinto and the Bean / August 30, 2010 6:21 PM

Is it wrong to say that this reminds me of Sigur Ros? It's actually quite a refreshing song to hear. It's not often we hear this style of music in Chicago so I hope they keep doing this!

Paul

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