GLIA – “You’re Right”


Showing a dreamy shoegaze-forward sound, “You’re Right” is a track off Houston-based GLIA’s new album 10,000 Plateaus. Reverbed guitars cast a melancholic feel initially, with a post-punk rhythmic reverberation backing up. Vocals fade in gently, aesthetically comparable to Wild Nothing. Fuzzy guitars enter around 01:13, the distortion adding enjoyable warmness to the initially dreamy mix. The track adeptly transitons from fuzz-based guitars in the shoegaze vein and more understated dream-pop feel, resulting in a climactic and melodic success. The rest of 10,000 Plateaus is certainly recommended, with similar goodness throughout.

Stream the album below:

“You’re Right” and other memorable tracks from this month can also be streamed on the updating Obscure Sound’s ‘Best of February 2020’ Spotify playlist.

The track is also featured in the genre-based, best-of Spotify compilation Emerging Post-Punk / Dream-Pop.

Mike Mineo

I'm the founder/editor of Obscure Sound, which was formed in 2006. Previously, I wrote for PopMatters and Stylus Magazine.

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