Muscle Shoals-based indie-pop producer Kyle Bragwell, aka Space Tyger, premieres his latest single, Dopamine, via OpenEars Music who calls it “gorgeous and thought-provoking.” OpenEars draws comparisons to contemporaries such as Justin Vernon while bringing attention to the clear influence of Kyle’s hometown
Dopamine addresses the growing number of young people who grapple with their mental health and lean on substances, calling to mind St. Vincent’s Pills and Sleater-Kinney’s Can I Go On. OpenEars shares further,
MXDWN recently premiered the album’s title track, Bittersweet, and its accompanying video, calling it the “perfect lead-in” for the announcement of their new album and describing it as combining “several styles, from electronic to R&B and pop for a sound that can be described as ‘post-genre.'” The record explores the experience of searching for relief from your pain by leaning on relationships, your work, and other distractions before eventually accepting you can only look internally for validation. The single’ Dopamine is out everywhere,’Bittersweet’ is out November 8th via Single Lock Records.
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