ultraísta

Sometimes less is more when it comes to PR blurb, and this email just said “Ultraísta are Nigel Godrich, Laura Bettinson and Joey Waronker” with a link to their new video. Nigel Godrich produced Radiohead; the titillatingly-named Waronker is a fellow producer, here on drum duties; Bettinson is a (visual) artist from London. Intrigued, I clicked and heard a pleasant shuffling electropop tune – vocals halfway between Imogen Heap and Beth Gibbons – that was catchy enough to make me want to play it again right away. Apparently, Pitchfork are raving about them, but I won’t hold that against them.  Continue reading