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Saturday, August 31, 2013
NEW SONG: The Royal Oui - "When You Lose Your Mind" (from Forecast EP, out in Oct.)
The Royal Oui is a Vancouver-based duo playing a style of folk that features acoustic guitar with reverb, minimal percussion and some spectacular vocal harmonies. Ari Shine and Adrienne Pierce have recorded individually for some time, and together as the Royal Oui since a little while after they married in 2008. This is really beautiful stuff - her high, light vocal and his understated style mesh well together, and based on this song, they create a highly evocative sound behind the vocals. Here's "When You Lose Your Mind":
And here's a little video teaser for the EP:
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