Track Of The Day – The Garrys – Makeout At The Drive-In

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The Garrys – Makeout At The Drive-In

Canadian trio The Garrys arrive in the UK in a few weeks to play the Great Escape Festival in Brighton as part of what promises to be another stellar ‘Canadian Blast’ showcase.  To celebrate the siblings have released a new single the dreamy ‘Makeout at the Drive-In’ from their acclaimed 2017 album ‘Surf Manitou.’

Although there’s a hazy nostalgic evocative atmosphere at the core of The Garry’s reverb-laden oeuvre, entwining “girls-in-the- garage” style harmonies (‘Graveyard Curve’, for example, sounds like classic Shangri-Las) the sisters have given the sound their own contemporary twist. ‘Makeout at the Drive-In’ has the same sense of youthful wistful yearning that fellow Canadians Alvvays evoke on tracks like ‘Party Police’ and is a sparkling introduction to The Garrys sound.

They should also have Garys around the Uk celebrating Smile

The Garrys appear at The Great Escape Festival 2018 
 
 May 17th
 
The Great Escape, Brighton: 
The Walrus- 12.15 am
 
Canada House Showcase
 
More TBA
 
 
 
 
 
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