First Impressions: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart- Belong


The Pains of Being Pure at Heart- Belong
[Slumberland]

1. Belong
2. Heavens Gonna Happen Now
3. Heart in you Heartbreak
4. The Body
5. Anne with an E
6. Even in Dreams
7. My Terrible Friend
8. Girls of 1000 Dreams
9. Too Tough
10. Strange

8/10

 

Standout Tracks: Belong, Heart In Your Heartbreak, The Body, My Terrible Friend

The gist of it: The Pains drop their debut lo-fi sound for one that’s glossier and more 90’s alt-rock (see: Smashing Pumpkins, Velocity Girl, etc) in character.

Belong is out via Slumberland.