Live Video: School of Seven Bells

photo by Kyle Johnson

Alejandra Deheza and Benjamin Curtis, better known as School of Seven Bells, stopped by to play a few tracks for live on KEXP recently. The band, hailed for their their lyrical-focused songwriting, performed a rare, stripped-down acoustic performance, thus leaving out the drum machines and pulsating rhythms found on their studio recordings. The end result is a a unique and intimate way to witness the shoegaze group untethered to all the genre-defining ethereal ambiance.

The following tracks are from the 2010 LP, Disconnect From Desire, available on Vagrant records:

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