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PREMIERE: Big Harp Showcases Their Heavy Side on "Golden Age"

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On their first album, the husband-wife tandem of Stefanie Drootin-Senseney and Chris Senseney explored a more relaxed intermix of Americana and folk music. While they enjoyed those soundings, on their upcoming album, Waveless, they went in an entirely different direction. That new sound is showcased on the delightful "Golden Age."

Featuring Chris on vocals, the song's blend of indie rock and breezy pop allows for his crunchy guitar riffs to shine during the latter half of the tune.

"The song is about the myth of endless decay and the myth of eternal progress and the permanent, mediocre reality where their slopes intersect," Drootin-Senseney explains. "Oh my god, I don't really talk like that. It's about how it's tempting to idolize the past or the future, because it's easy to imagine away all the rough, messy edges. It's also about sick riffs."

Waveless will be released this Friday via Majestic Litter. You can pre-order the album here. Check out the band's tour dates below:

08.17 Sioux Falls, SD @ Icon
08.18 St. Paul, MN @ Turf Club
08.19 Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall
08.20 Ferndale, MI @ Loving Touch
08.21 Cleveland, OH @ Grog Shop
08.22 Washington, DC @ Rock and Roll Hotel
08.23 Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
08.25 Hamden, CT @ The Ballroom at the Outer Space
08.26 Boston, MA @ Sinclair
08.27 New York, NY @ The Bowery Ballroom
08.28 Richmond, VA @ Strange Matter
08.29 Carrboro, NC @Cat's Cradle
08.30 Atlanta, GA @ The Earl
09.01 Orlando, FL @ The Social
09.02 Tallahassee, FL @ Club Downunder
09.03 Birmingham, AL @ Saturn
09.04 Nashville, TN @ The High Watt
09.05 St. Louis, MO @ Off Broadway
09.06 Iowa City, IA @ Gabe's
11.06 Fort Collins, CO @ Lyric Cinema Cafe
11.07 Denver, CO @ Larimer Lounge
11.09 Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge
11.10 Boise, ID @ Neurolux
11.12 Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge
11.13 Seattle, WA @ The Crocodile
11.14 Vancouver, BC @ Fortune Sound Club
11.15 Bellingham, WA @ Shakedown
11.17 San Francisco, CA @ Great American Music Hall
11.18 Los Angeles, CA @ The Troubadour
11.19 Santa Ana, CA @ Constellation Room
11.20 San Diego, CA @ The Casbah
11.21 Phoenix, AZ @ Valley Bar
11.22 Albuquerque, NM @ Sister
11.24 Austin, TX @ Mohawk
11.25 Dallas, TX @ Club Dada
11.27 Kansas City, MO @ Riot Room

 
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