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Standish/Carlyon – “Subliminally”

The Australian duo Standish/Carlyon, a spaced-out dub-pop project from two members of the band Devastations, is getting ready to release the debut album Deleted Scenes, and we’ve already posted the songs “Nono/Yoyo” and “Gucci Mountain.” Now here’s another one, “Subliminally,” which gets deeper into a reggae skank than the others but keeps a stiff Euro… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 1, 2013 - 12:36 pm

Standish/Carlyon – “Gucci Mountain”

Aussie duo Standish/Carlyon follow-up “Nono/Yoyo” with the looming “Gucci Mountain.” It’s a crawling slow jam with building synths and wobbly falsetto — perfect for prom on the moon. Check it out below. More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / April 10, 2013 - 12:38 pm

Standish/Carlyon – “Nono/Yoyo” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Back in February, we posted “Nono/Yoyo,” the debut single from Standish/Carlyon, a hazy flutter-pop project from two members of the Australian band Devastations. Today, we get the song’s Aurora Halal-directed video, which takes stock footage of beaches and canyons and models’ faces, then swirls it around into a disorienting blur that fits the song’s dazed… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 2, 2013 - 10:39 am

Standish/Carlyon – “Nono/Yoyo” (Stereogum Premiere)

Conrad Standish and Tom Carlyon are two members of the Australian rock band Devastations, and now they’ve got a new project called Standish/Carlyon, which leans toward slow and heavy atmospheric synthpop. Their debut album Deleted Scenes is out soon, and the early track “Nono/Yoyo” is a heady swirl of falsetto and intricately layered keyboard-gasps. If… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 13, 2013 - 10:23 am