The Raleigh and NYC-based rock band the Veldt have been round since 1986. On the peak of the Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill space’s ascent to “subsequent Seattle” standing, they had been championed by no much less a shoegaze authority than Robin Guthrie, and so they’re nonetheless developing with recent, fascinating concepts properly into their fourth decade.
The following single from the Veldt’s forthcoming album Entropy Is The Mainline To God is a canopy the title observe from the Impressions’ 1970 album Verify Out Your Thoughts! Whereas the unique is a main instance of Curtis Mayfield’s rhythmically charged psychedelic soul, the Veldt’s cowl transforms the track into shimmering shoegaze with an digital undercurrent. They’ve packaged it on an EP designed as a precursor for the brand new album, which additionally contains two “Verify Out Your Thoughts” remixes and a pair extra songs. Delve into it beneath.