Composed by Michael Serafin-Wells and recorded by the band for UK’s The Dark Outside experimental radio program. A special broadcast event held over 28+ continuous hours beginning noon GMT April 4, 2020. All works never before heard or released, the special broadcast was this year heard online but without archive or track list. This piece had its exclusive broadcast premiere at approximately 22:38GMT.
A limited wider digital release of the track (Bandcamp, Slugg Records and Bipolar Explorer official website only) begins April 10 2020.
"A long piece, eleven:eleven, on Slugg Records from Bipolar Explorer. I've played them before. Their stuff is really beautiful and I have to say this might be definitely maybe one of the more beautiful things I've heard from them - which is saying something. Really gorgeous piece." Jeffrey Davison-Shrunken Planet, WFMU
The Dark Outside, The Light Within
Composed by Michael Serafin-Wells and recorded by the band for London's "The Dark Outside" experimental radio program. A special event held over 24 hours on the summer solstice, this piece had its exclusive broadcast premiere June 20th, 2019, live on London 87.7 FM, from The Hunting Lodge of Waltham Forest in collaboration with the London Borough of Culture.
Six weeks after the release of their seventh album, SOMETIMES IN DREAMS - “Unforgettable & essential. A major record” (Indiemusic -France) - NYC shoegaze trio release this breathtaking cover of Best Coast's "Better Girl" for Valentines Day to honor their fallen bandmate, group co-founder, Michael's True Love, soulmate and partner, Summer Serafin, who passed away after a tragic accident in 2011. With love forever.
Watchers and Holy Ones
Proceeds benefit The Summer Serafin Memorial Transplant Fund, University of Minnesota Foundation.
The band's moody, dreampop cover of Tom Waits classic released as digital-only single to mark Summer's 36th birthday.