Just in time for Wednesday

Local indie-pop outfit Decent Lovers just dropped a glitchy, static-y, fully-caffeinated new track. “Keep It Together” hopefully sets the stage for a forthcoming album. If so, it’s a fine start, The upbeat melody marries potentially-cloying sentiment (“our love makes everything so much better”) with fuzzy, psychedelic-edged semi-garage-y (a very clean garage) instrumentation that keeps it just gritty enough.

The song was written and produced by Elijah Wyman — he also sings and plays guitar, bass and fake drums. Also on the track: J.C. Hayes of Doc Aquatic, Arlie Huffman, Miles Britton and Thomas McNeely.

About Alli Marshall
Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

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