[29 May 2012]
If you crave haunting melodies shaded with dark shadows, looped vocals and looming organs, I suggest you tune your ears to Bone and Bell. Hailing from Chicago Bone and Bell is the music and art of Texas-born singer/songwriter Heather Smith. Originally a solo effort Smith recently expanded her project into a quartet. Together as a full band Bone and Bell are releasing their second EP Organ Fantasies. Organ Fantasies is four tracks of melancholic complexities bound by layers of Smith’s delicate vocals and rhythmic subtleties. In a mere 11 minutes Bone and Bell create an arcane world exotic eccentricities, bound to leave you still with wonder. Bone and Bell’s Organ Fantasies came out on 7-inch vinyl and as a digital download on May 25.