No longer signed to a label, Maudlin Strangers returns by leaking their first single, “Gingerale,” since the release of their debut EP Overdose (Vagrant). Band founder Jake Hays describes his project’s new sonic direction as “dark disco” with shimmery synths, pumping digi-beats, and a smooth falsetto. And of course it’s still delivered via his signature swagger.
“Eyes on your phone, sipping your gingerale…”
And here’s the song’s superbly creative lyric video:
Maudlin Strangers is currently on tour with Cold War Kids…
…and Strange Names