fbpx
SLANT - Eat The Moon

UNXIGNED is independently run by a team of freelance writers and music curators helping underrated artists get the attention they deserve and guilt-tripping fans into checking out the irresistible. Help us keep the lights on with your riches, you lucky mortals or, better yet, give it to the most needy.

“Give me a little peace of mind,” SLANT cry in “Eat the Moon”, their latest single. It’s a desperate plea in the fizzy harmony of their youthful crusade against discontent and loneliness.

Katy Smith and Frankie Stanley front the dystopian symphony, delivering metaphorical lines like, “I think they’re all machines. They live within my dreams.” They strike our memories where we also have retreated into their own minds.

Best new tracks

MINK - Into the Night MINK – “Into the Night” November 8, 2021 by Ben McCoy
Salarymen - All In Vain Salarymen – “All In Vain” November 10, 2021 by Ben McCoy
Blake Morgan – “Down Below or Up Above” November 23, 2021 by Ben McCoy

Jamie Broughton pulls a melodic punk guitar line through the piece, tying Aurora Bennett’s bubbly drums and James Virtue’s solid bass into the shifting dreamscape their union creates.

It’s eclectic, bouncing from every corner of our minds. As they say, it’s a “world without limits.” The energy hits hard and never leaves, catapulting listeners through scene after scene.

And while the world may beseech loneliness, SLANT’s collective discord feels unifying. The short stint we’re pulled into their mindscape of helicopters, robots, and space travel feels cathartic. So when the end slams to an abrupt close, we’re harshly thrust back into the reality we had desperately sought to escape. So throw “Eat the Moon” back on, and this time on repeat, and escape once again.

See also  Start your week right with these 10 new catchy country-flavored pop rock songs

Stream “Eat the Moon” below.

Support UNXIGNED

Support independent music journalism. Support UNXIGNED.

UNXIGNED is all about the indie. As an independently run music and artist discovery blog, UNXIGNED's core values are founded on the belief that music, being a universal language and an essential part of culture, must be celebrated no matter the scene an artist represents. It is our mission at UNXIGNED to help deserving indie artists—seasoned and new—be heard globally and to produce quality content for readers and listeners to enjoy.

If you approve of this cause and wish to show your support for its upkeep and furtherance, you may do so by making a donation in any amount. Bless you.

If you're in the Philippines and have GCash, you may send your donation by scanning our QR Code through your GCash app.

We understand that not everyone is in the position to donate, given the most pressing problem we all face these days. Alternatively, you can show some love by simply spreading the word about UNXIGNED and the music you care about.

Leave a Reply

UNXIGNED

Highlighting the finest of underrated music.

Grow with us!

Region