Tag Archives: High Highs

Live Around Town This Week

Tuesday, March 8th: • Dengue Fever, Branden Daniel and The Chics, Kingdom of the Holy Sun at The Crocodile // All Ages (more info)

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In Stores Now 2/15

KEXP premiered an album stream of the latest from Portland band Radiation City last week, and it’s now in stores. KEXP Music Director Don Yates notes their latest, “features a more synth-driven sound for their eclectic dream-pop, combining bright synths and glittering guitars with funk-inflected rhythms, ethereal vocals and sparkling pop hooks.” Longtime KEXP favesRead more…

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Friday Music News

On March 18, Iggy Pop will drop his new album, Post Pop Depression, which was produced by Queen of the Stone Age’s Josh Homme. The album also features Queens of the Stone Age’s Dean Fertita on guitar and keyboard, as well as, Arctic Monkeys’ Matt Helders on drums. Check out the album’s first single, “Gardenia,”Read more…

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Song Premiere: High Highs – Boxing

Last month, Brooklyn via Sydney, Australia, duo High Highs announced their long awaited sophomore LP with a debut of the title track to Cascades, due February 5th next year. The gentle yet lively “Cascades” glowed brightly through the song’s haze, promising an upbeat return to the dreamy harmonic sound on the band’s 2013 debut LP,Read more…

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Live Review: How to Dress Well w/ Sky Ferreira & High Highs @ Barboza 4/6/13

Saturday night, 12 bucks (a cheap cover at nearby clubs) bought you a night of chilled out, near-perfect indie pop bliss. Though How To Dress Well just swung through town a couple months ago, they returned with friends – namely, rising indie pop icon Sky Ferreira and Australian psych-pop band High Highs. The three gaveRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

What a fantastic time of the year for shows in Seattle! As the weather heats up, so does the frequency of shows it seems. With just about something for everyone this week, we start off on Monday night with yet another great evening with Mudhoney, this time at Easy Street Records. Jamie Lidell, Empress Of, andRead more…

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Live Video: High Highs at CMJ

photo by Lauren Slusher

High Highs are a band of complex origins. They’re originally from Sydney, Australia, but are currently based in New York. Lead singer Jack Milas provides the acoustic guitar and earnest lyricism while Oli Chang brings the ethereal synths. Together, they’ve crafted some quietly beautiful melodies capable of moving listeners (or at least this one) toRead more…

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KEXP at CMJ 2012, Day 1: High Highs

In an interview with Spinner, Jack Milas of Sydney-via-Brooklyn duo High Highs noted that their PR agent once requested that the group deem their music “church wave.” “It’s not music that’s religious in any way… it would just sound good in a church,” Milas joked. “Maybe we’re onto something.” Silly genre tags aside, Milas isRead more…

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Song of the Day: High Highs – Horses

Every Monday through Friday, we deliver a different song as part our Song of the Day podcast subscription. This podcast features exclusive KEXP in-studio performances, unreleased songs, and recordings from independent artists that our DJs think you should hear. Each and every Friday we offer songs by local artists. Today’s selection, featured on the Morning Show withRead more…

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Out This Week 11/21

I don’t know what you’re thankful for this week, but I’m sure happy about all of the free music that bands, labels and promoters have provided over the past year to help us all discover some new favorites. Cerebral Ballzy, Lord Huron, The Barr Brothers, Grave Babies, Churches — these are a few bands thatRead more…

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