"We kept on hearing people say 'Yolo' and then proceed to do stupid shit...even sometimes die. We never prescribed to the "You Only Live Once" mantra and wanted to rebel against it. We believe that you die once and it's better to stay out of its way if you can." - Hyattsvillain
A Whole New Life spans the globe, having been written in Oklahoma City in the United States and Alberta, Canada, mixed in Italy and mastered in the UK. With some 80s influence, the EP conjures a feeling of hopefulness in a time of need.
"This eerie creepy tune befits the time of year, as we close in on Halloween, and the dead and the ghostly shadows enter our subconscious, as life and the beyond are close at hand, and evil and the supernatural are all around us, in our dreams, and disturbingly, in our nightmares."
When the debut single had a bit of a dark edge to it, this one stands out with light and floating melodies offering a delightful mood. It begins softly with the fiddle and guitar singing gently in unison, before expanding to something that sound like attending a smallish but super cozy live concert somewhere near the forest during midsummer night. Sounding lively, it's a celebration of life and all of its joys no matter how small.
'Slide' is about the search for meaning, our origins and our destinies. Topics that occupy us all every day. But it goes one step further and describes the feeling of losing sight of the essential in this process. Suddenly thoughts become a load and you carry a burden with you.
“Cassandra has a soulful voice and a wide range of vocal capabilities. Here, she uses subtle, smooth vocals to lure us into her world and later, we experience the true depth of her emotions as her voice becomes more passionate and powerful. “
"I had poor mental health at that time, and I think it was me coming to terms with the fact that I had experienced suicide ideation but I didn't want to admit it to myself. So, Ohheycide was a way to get around it but approach it at the same time, so it was like Oh... hey... suicide..." - PleasePrettyLea
"Most bands, regardless of how atypical they strive to be, fit neatly into boxes. Most bands, regardless of how different they think they are, still have a rigid creative process. And most bands, regardless of what they tell you, see stardom as an end goal. For Yammerer, none of these things apply".
NEW SINGLE OUT NOW A 3 minute 'tidal wave' of emotion - music from the soul and a powerful voice. A song about depression/struggling with mental health https://open.spotify.com/track/1548dHJrGoGHUbFKa7aZAt?si=5b51f03d12d246d3 This song was written right before the pandemic hit in January 2020 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DlrvXdBqoUY The lyric video to 'Tidal Wave' We all listen to so much music -... Continue Reading →