As Barkley, the West L.A. (by way of Toronto)-based singer Susie Yankou has forsaken her singer-songwriter roots for a solid shot at indie pop. Her impressive debut single, “Faster,” was produced by Matias Mora and briefly opens with a breathy, trip-pop ambience before breaking into an epic, bubblegum soar. We pray her debut EP comes soon.
“Punch-drunk lust and cigarette breaks.”
And here’s its sharp music video chock-full with ardor which innocently begins with a game of spin the bottle.