Swings

Stream Swings Sugarwater

The young D.C. trio Swings make a warm, sad, effervescent sort of indie rock. They're big on instrumental interplay, and at times, they sound a…
Tom Breihan | November 10, 2015 - 1:31 pm

Swings – “Dust” (Stereogum Premiere)

Sugarwater is an apt title for Swings' forthcoming full-length -- all of the singles that we've heard from the DC-based band satiate a craving just…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 21, 2015 - 11:47 am

Swings – “Sea”

I have no fucking clue what Swings' lead singer, Jamie Finucane, is saying about 90 percent of the time, which leads me to believe that…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 30, 2015 - 3:22 pm

Swings – “Tiles”

Washington, D.C. trio Swings self-released their debut album, Detergent Hymns, back in January, and they've since announced its follow-up. Sugarwater is due out this November…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 15, 2015 - 2:39 pm

Stream Swings Detergent Hymns

Washington, D.C. trio Swings caught our attention with their strong run of singles: "Heavy Manner," "Calling It," and "Pale Trinity all share the same kind…
James Rettig | January 16, 2015 - 5:15 pm

Swings – “Calling It” (Stereogum Premiere)

When describing music, it's always tempting to play a game of Spot The Influence or What Other Band Does This Band Sound Like. And that…
Peter Helman | January 5, 2015 - 9:28 am

Swings – “Heavy Manner”

Swings (fka Anchor 3), a young trio born out of the small but fierce DIY scene of Tenleytown, Washington, D.C., make indie rock music that's…
Peter Helman | December 23, 2014 - 3:36 pm